Help when you need it most

May 31st, 2012 by Tonya

I wasn't feeling entirely comfortable as I rode up to Birmingham that day. It was only my second stint at conference moderation - and the first had been in Hungary - an altogether different kettle of fish - and I had had a co-moderator to fall back on. Though I felt quite clearly that this (more…)

Sunrise or sunset?

May 30th, 2012 by Tonya

I was on my way 'up North' to moderate a two-day conference a couple of weeks ago. The landscape was devastatingly beautiful all the way up (I was on the train) and it refreshed my spirit. But much of the land - perhaps as much as a third of it in some sections - was under water and in places, rivers had formed where there were none before Read More...

Four seasons in one day

May 30th, 2012 by Tonya

For us Brits, who are known to find any excuse to talk about the weather, we really had something to talk about this month! Since I wrote my last newsletter, we've seen hail the size of 50p pieces (that's covered my lawn in white within a matter of seconds), flash floods countrywide... and now a spate of hot weather that's had us all running for our summer clothes - and even those have sometimes not been cool enough Read More...

Opening to our magnificence

May 29th, 2012 by Tonya

I have a new coaching client, who has come to me with a not-so-everyday issue. She is terrified of the power and beauty of her own being. And any time she comes anywhere near to facing or contemplating it, she gets the shakes and becomes unable to function. It's hardly a coincidence, methinks, that she's found her way to me Read More...