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Appearances can be deceiving

Appearances can be deceiving

Hallo one and all, whoever you might be. It's been a while. In the time since I last wrote, there's been Christmas (a good time getting to know old acquaintances and new friends better), camping at the beautiful Coles Bay with great company, meeting many new clients...

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Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes

Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes

So it took me quite a while to decide what I wanted to do. Burnout is a weird thing; it takes a long time to get any perspective or to even know what changes to make. If 2020 and all its chaos has taught us anything, it's to question whether we should even be wanting...

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An empty piggy bank

An empty piggy bank

(On a number of levels!) I just read a thing on a Beyond Blue forum, which summed up how I feel at the moment: After spending the last few years finding ways to either eliminate, change or cope with stress at work I have found myself at a point that I have taken...

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Someone left my cake out in the rain

Someone left my cake out in the rain

I’ve tried to draw a comic about this but I can’t quite work out how to do it (except for the post image) so I am reverting back to using words. As you know, I started back at work a couple of weeks ago. It was only for about a day a week and I was going to gradually...

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Return

Return

You might have seen some of my comics on socials recently, describing my working through taming my inner critic. That work all came about from listening to Clare Bowditch’s excellent Audible Original series Tame your Inner Critic. Extremely helpful, accessible,...

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Blankness and chaos

Blankness and chaos

The days drip away. At the beginning of this break, it seemed like an impossibly long time, a gift of time, that my doctor and workplace had given me. But now as the days draw closer to me having to step back into some semblance of a working life, it seems like not...

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Other things I do!

I am passionate about gratitude and I write about it at Everyday Gratitude. I also have produced some nice things to help you get into gratitude, which you can buy here.

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