Hi, I’m Wendy.

I provide inspiration, motivation and tools to enable people to live their best lives in midlife and beyond. Welcome to my site!

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Brave, Or Simply Love?

In the latter half of 2019, I left a well-paid, secure job without another to go to. Reckless, stupid were the words I imagined people were saying about my decision, though no one actually said that to me. Brave was the word that was mostly...

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Do You Hear It?

Do you hear it? No, not the noise in your head, with jobs to do, wrongs to right, and pains to heal. I mean the beautiful melody of birdsong on an early spring morning. Their hypnotic tune, calling you to listen, to the here, the now. To sit in the...

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Imprints On The World

In conversation with a friend recently, I described my life as having had been whimsical. In the not too distant past, I would have said that in a critical tongue, “no sense of direction, flitting from one thing to another, no idea what you want”,...

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How To Create Inner Peace With Four Simple Filters

Are you aware of your inner dialogue? You know, the chatter that goes on inside your head about all sorts – the judgemental, over-thinking, worrying, unkind kind of chatter?   It can be exhausting. It can also create an inner turmoil that if left...

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The Simple Pleasures

Walking through the town on a beautiful spring morning. The trickle of the stream flowing slowly alongside me. A bright smile to the person approaching, with an added hello, the world seems completely at peace. The sounds of children giggling in...

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Befriending Fear

I recently spent far too much time googling “what’s the opposite of fear” in my quest to see if there is actually an opposite, or absence, of fear. Why was I curious about it? Well, one of the things I’ve been reflecting on during my personal...

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Sowing The Seeds of Your Soul, A Fable For Spring

Once upon a time, there lived a beautiful old woman. A dichotomous woman; the darkness of her clothing, slowness of her pace, and stillness of her presence, somewhat contradicted the depth of energy that enveloped everyone around her. She had a...

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A Griever’s Plea

Will you sit with me in my pain, rather than trying to make me feel better with platitudes? For as long as it takes? As hard and as confusing and desperately uncomfortable it may be for us? Will you watch me sob my gut wrenching, ugly, messy tears,...

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Resist The Pull Of The New Year Resolutions

Resist the pull of the new year’s resolution. That loud voice calling you to 𝐝𝐨. Something more, something bigger, something better. Instead, stay a while here, in the winter. The slow, the quiet, the reflective. Listen for the whispers. All is as...

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This Is Soul Connection

As I walk in this place, with no-one around, and as I connect with the nature around me, I feel like I'm in some kind of rain forest. There's a humidity in the air. There's a stillness to the water, and I'm surrounded by trees. The branches, still...

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