I wanna be Amy (Improv ‘lesson’ one)!

In a bid to ‘sharpen the saw’ I’ve started to participate in some formal training on practices I’ve been… practicing (?) for the last forty years. I love to learn and I love to get new tools to play with. So, last night was my first session in a six week course on developing fundamental improvisation skills. The session is …

Story 2: Doctor Who and the High Performing Team

I’ve been a fan of Doctor Who, BBC’s long running adventure series, for nearly 40 years.  It was an integral part of my childhood and I’d excitedly join the Doctor every week to fight against monsters and evil-doers across time and space from my sofa (which, for the record, I never hid behind). I’m rallying even to this day, and …

I sometimes scribble in books…

It’s a shocker I know!  Writing in books is a cardinal sin to some. I love books that encourage this art, and I really love inheriting books from others who have created their own notes that I can add to.  The sinful and yet playful act of underlining, asterisking, or doodling!  That highly life affirming moment when you scribble “Oh …