The thread between Gustav Holst, Sanskrit, Star Wars and Time…

We went to the Royal Albert Hall yesterday. It was the first time I had ventured to this mythical venue. The Beatles, Jimi Hendrix, Ravi Shankar… just to drop a few names amongst the many great musicians who have blessed this place by their presence. The place worked its magic on me, as I discoveredContinue reading “The thread between Gustav Holst, Sanskrit, Star Wars and Time…”

In between days…

Early post today, as I’m off to the Christmas Fair. I didn’t get much sleep as yesterday was very busy. So busy that i couldn’t even sleep at the end of it. I spent the day finishing a few things for the fair, then headed off to set up my stall and then drove toContinue reading “In between days…”

“When do you really get to go home?”

I have a very intense relationship with music. I have spent years of my life listening to music a lot. Loud stuff. Not so loud stuff. I get immersed in it. Music can make me feel very emotional. Not all music. Just the music that strikes true, straight into my heart. I have also learntContinue reading ““When do you really get to go home?””

On Creativity…

My recent times have been busy with home-educating my son, my yoga course, gardening,  enjoying quiet family time, educating myself on the Ayurvedic system (and being amazed at how much it makes sense), and spending quality time in the woods with my canine friend Tara. I’m feeling the need to connect with my creativity soContinue reading “On Creativity…”

Sound Healing

I’m a firm believer that we can release a lot of emotional stuff while listening to/playing music. Music and sounds are very powerful healing tools… singing, drumming, in fact: playing any instrument or just getting carried away listening to your favourite song and singing it at the top of your lungs are all great waysContinue reading “Sound Healing”