|Posted on 2 January, 2020 at 3:45|
"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."
The last year has just come to an end and the new year has just begun. Fact. Bu...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 27 November, 2019 at 4:40|
Let me tell you a story.
A woman has a painting which was created for and given to her late father.
Enjoyed during his lifetime, the painting continued to give the woman pleasure after his death, for itself and for the family link.
After a few years, the woman decided the get the pain...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 5 September, 2019 at 5:40|
What makes you unique?
According to smartphone technology and over 100 years of crime detection, there are your fingerprints for starters. But that is just the (finger)tip of what singles each of us from the herd.
Some people are very ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 8 August, 2019 at 6:05|
It's not the style that motivates me, as much as an attitude of openness that I have when I go into a project.
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|Posted on 24 July, 2019 at 10:45|
...I know there are many moments in my working day when I sit back and ask myself, How do I know that this particular creative decision on the dance floor, going from x to y, is right? What makes me so sure I’m making the right choice? The answer I whi...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 11 July, 2019 at 3:55|
"One's performance is often heightened by the brilliance and generosity of other actors."
How many times have you found that your work or career has been taken to another level, or just mad...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 23 May, 2019 at 0:10|
Last week, I got stuck in a lift.
It wasn’t quite as dramatic as it sounds: the outside wall of the lift was glass, overlooking a wide open expanse; the lift never moved so I was just stuck on the ground floor, not between floors; I was only in there for 5 minutes; and the alarm button was extr...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 4 April, 2019 at 4:15|
"Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference." Winston Churchill
When I first went to big school, I went along to a parent’s evening with my Mum. During the course of the evening, a teacher told my Mum that as I was very good...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 7 March, 2019 at 4:15|
"You build on failure. You use it as a stepping stone. Close the door on the past. You don't try to forget the mistakes, but you don't dwell on it. You don't let it have any of your energy, or any of your time, or any of your space."Read Full Post »
|Posted on 31 January, 2019 at 5:00|
Who have been your major positive influences, who have helped to shape you in ways you never realised?
It is the late 1960s. I am sitting watching my paternal Grandmother, Victoria, putting on her makeup. This is the first time I have been allowed to do so. She will be dead in a ...Read Full Post »