One Word that will change your life

One Word that will change your life

Choosing a word that acts as your guide is a fundamental part of Circles of Life rings.  To help people choose their word I created a Word Guide for people to download. I recently discovered a book, ‘One Word that will change your life’, which...
Story time

Story time

This rambling story begins with some musing on boundaries, specifically between public and private, and onto my journey,  and some current thoughts, to a little stab at storytelling with the telling of a memory, to this moment and where I am at in my life....
words | circles | life

words | circles | life

words | circles | life is my new business. Today, June 14, 2018 is my official start date onto the New Enterprise Incentive Scheme (NEIS), a government support scheme which provides mentoring and financial incentives to people starting new small businesses in...
Taking my time, finding my way, showing up

Taking my time, finding my way, showing up

How you do one thing is how you do everything. So .. I’ve been writing this post for a LONG time ..  almost a year.  I’ve written many posts but not finished or published them .. lost in the bubble of confusion that has dominated my whole life....
Deconstructing my life through books

Deconstructing my life through books

A transitional time The past nine weeks have been a powerfully transitional time for me .. and partly thanks to the input of a number of books and different perspectives on life. Though I’ve always been a big reader in terms of finding information on topics that...
On hold

On hold

I feel like my life is on hold .. like I’m holding my breath until everything changes.  This is a familiar feeling to me.  I’ve spent years in this state.  So I will explore it now while I live in this three week hiatus until my life begins anew.  Right...
Embracing the scholar

Embracing the scholar

I have just come across a concept that explains my life’s journey so clearly that I am looking at the world from a new light. The soul personality describes ‘roles’ that our soul has come to earth to express.  This concept has transformed the way...
Getting closer

Getting closer

I’m recovering from what has felt like a pretty crazy time lately.  As I release commitments and attachments I am starting to settle down to a clearer and simpler reality.  Life is starting to settle down. But there’s still a lot of work to do.  It’s...
Unravelling

Unravelling

My life is a journey towards clarity .. which it seems came about through getting myself into a state of extreme confusion as a very young child .. which I believe came about due to the fact that ‘unpleasant’ emotions were not accepted in my family of...
Hiding in limbo, preparing for change

Hiding in limbo, preparing for change

Taken down by technology Finally, a week after my website went down and I lost over two months of work, I’m taking action rather that getting lost in loss and overwhelm, and writing again.  Writing helps me to get clarity .. and I felt like I was just starting...
The meaning of life

The meaning of life

When I first heard the phrase “life is empty and meaningless” it actually gave me hope.  It let me out of a lifelong bind where I was forever searching for the meaning of life.  Yet despite that flash of clarity, I have continued my search.  The number 42...
Risking

Risking

On the spectrum of risk taking I lean very much toward carefulness.  Generally, risks I’ve taken have been considered and calculated.  I’ve pushed myself close to the edge many times .. even in life risking ways .. but I’m rarely impetuous. So, in a...