Another year over and a new year just begun

Years ago I went through a phase of reading all of Bruce Chatwin’s books…starting with The Song Lines. I loved not just the travel, but his reflections on his experience.  He used Moleskine notebooks on his travels and I aspired to have Moleskines as part of my life.  It wasn’t until some 10 years later … Read more


Another year older…

I turned 47 this year.   I can no longer kid myself that I’m only half way through my life…I’m on the home run now.

I’m minded of T S Eliot’s poem Little Gidding which is the last of the Four Quartets:

We shall not cease from exploration
And the end of all our exploring

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Maya Angelou, Barbara and Emile

Maya Angelou died today and I feel sad.

Barbara Mainwaring died a week ago and I feel sad.

Emile Van Dantzig died a couple of weeks ago and I feel sad.

I’m guessing you will know Maya Angelou, but you might not know Emile or Barbara.  So let me tell you a bit about them.… Read more


Teams

Where have I been since the summer?

I haven’t written anything or created anything and have only had energy for doing the things which need doing.  I’ve felt tired, energy-less and not very hopeful about anything, which is unusual for me.

I hit a sad place when I came back from Kalikalos in Greece. … Read more


Death, dying and the family

Before I left for Greece, I went out for a walk today with Lyn from the village and we talked about death and dying…and laughed a lot.

Which for some people might seem weird.

Lyn’s sister Jane died of breast cancer 8 years when only in her 30s and now her mum’s been told that … Read more


Coaching for Adults and Children Going Through Divorce and Separation

Morning,

I just love it when Life takes a lead!

Although I’ve years of experience of training, facilitating, coaching and supporting, business and how to tell people about what I do is all new to me and something I get support with.

Once a fortnight I get some great coaching from Angela and last time … Read more


My email address

julieleoni.com@gmail.com