the planner rabbit-hole


If you're a list-writing, journaling, planning kinda person, if you've explored the online circus of delights that cater to folk like us, you'll understand the mental-quick-sand-iness of it all.

the ‘because’ of art journaling


  I've got old journals - the 'dear diary' variety - dating back over decades. Of no interest to anyone but occasionally me, I see what me-in-the-past was up to on this day however-many years ago. At art school I began to keep sketchbooks, filled it with thoughts and plans, doodles and scraps. Mainly visual references and test … Continue reading the ‘because’ of art journaling

joining the dots


One of the things I want to achieve in 2016 is a greater sense of cohesiveness. A few weeks ago I adopted a new (to me) method of ordering my days, weeks, things, lists and such: Bullet Journalling  the 'analog system for the digital age'.  While I reside on the edge of digital geekfulness where I appreciate I nicely … Continue reading joining the dots

Book of my days


I'm making a journal for the new year, which as the Solstice starts a new moon too, I began from it then. I'm enjoying the making process, and it's another invented as it goes along adventure. And like all the rest of them, it's a work in progress that isn't exactly finished (the making stage) … Continue reading Book of my days