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How often do you enjoy well-deserved respite?

How often do you enjoy well-deserved respite?

I have just returned from a week in the Lake District.  Before I set off, I was feeling stressed and bombarded by tasks I needed to complete.  However, once I arrived at my destination, things began to change rapidly. Everything was so peaceful.  Tranquil lakes,...

Creativity & Connection

Creativity & Connection

Have you ever started a project and declared every intention of sticking with it until the end, completing all of the tasks?  How do you feel if you get waylaid?  Do you feel guilty if you don’t live up to the goals you have set for yourself? When I began to follow...

When did your inner child last come out to play?

When did your inner child last come out to play?

One of the things that I am beginning to notice as I follow the Artist’s Way for Retirement is a sudden, unexpected playful response to certain things. At Easter, a friend and I were wandering around an indoor shopping centre to escape the cold, grey world outside. ...

What Colour is your Day?

What Colour is your Day?

Since starting my journey with the Artist’s Way for Retirement, I have felt that my ideal day for Artist’s Dates is Sunday.  I am not entirely sure why… I think it is something to do with the traditional view of Sunday being the day of rest.  A day to just be… This...