All Things Creative


Glamping equals creative camping

I went glamping for the first time last weekend, and loved it. Truly, madly, deeply.  As I write this post, I’m asking myself, how can I tie-in this glamping experience in to my ‘All Things Creative’ articles? Well, that’s not difficult.  Everything about my glamping experience exploded in creativity. From the sleekly curved luxury wooden glamping […]

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My dream web content writing job

My dream web content writing job My dream writing job popped up late last year.  I’m now in my 10th year of working freelance as a web content writer and all I can say is that it’s certainly been worth the wait. Web content writing about VW Campervans And the topic?  VW Campervans!!  Amazing.  I adore […]

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Creativity with colour and chakras

I went to the Mind, Body, Spirit, Wellbeing Festival in Birmingham last weekend and loved it.  And I was surrounded by creativity.  Thank you fellow Nia teacher, Vicky Rainbow, for suggesting it and also to her friend Gillian – you were lovely company. I explored and discovered so many new things that were full of […]

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Words of the Week – Twitterpated vs Atrabilious

Are you feeling twitterpated today?  Or are you feeling frabjous? These two words popped up on Dictionary.com last week and immediately caught my eye.  Before I looked up their meanings I tried to guess.  Could twitterpated mean a ‘twitter overload’ and frabjous something along the lines of a new fruit juice? No.   Twitterpated means excited or overcome by romantic […]

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Creativity with wonderful word clouds

I’ve just created this beautiful word cloud (via jasondavies.com word generator) from words that I’ve used in my blog. And yay!! The top 7 words that stand out the most are: Words, Writing, Content, Creative, Web, Nia, Freelance and….um…. Fish! Phew!  Being that I’m a freelance web content writer (who focuses on creativity with words), […]

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Word of the week: proprioceptors

Do you have good proprioception?   This is the word that came up today from Dictionary.com.  And I got quite excited! I knew this word from my recent Nia fitness Green Belt training.  In Nia we talk about ‘listening’ to the body.  And it’s the proprioceptors – within the sensory nerve endings – that help to […]

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Ideas are like fish

“Ideas are like fish. If you want to catch little fish, you can stay in the shallow water. But if you want to catch the big fish, you’ve got to go deeper. Down deep, the fish are more powerful and more pure. They’re huge and abstract. And they’re very beautiful.”  (Quote by film-maker, David Lynch […]

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Doing things ‘for the love of it’

Since going freelance nine years ago and spending long chunks of time in isolation sitting in front of a screen  being a Web Content Writer, I have battled with the question ‘am I doing this for the love of it?’ Yes, writing web content is a skill I can offer and a skill that fits in […]

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Word of the week – JUGGLING

My job is all about ‘words’ and making ‘words’ work in my role as Web Content Writer. This week’s Word of the Week is ……. JUGGLING I suddenly realised this week how important the word juggling is to me. I spend most of my days juggling.  Not in the physical sense of juggling balls, plates or sticks […]

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