Entrepreneurship, Making things; Creative life

  • Burnout Nutrition

    I tried 30 different fatigue supplements while healing my CFS/ME – Here’s which ones worked for me

  • Coming back from health challenges to kick entrepreneurial arse, one step at a time

    The Warm-up

    Fuck perfectionism. Fuck expectations. Fuck caring what people think. My needs matter. I trust myself that I’ll make epic shit. I commit to getting started, compassionately. I commit to making things which help others, without hurting me. LFG.

  • A Year of Experiments

    Now that I’m back from my sabbatical, after burning out for the second time, I’m going to approach this whole ‘work’ thing radically differently than I have before. This year I’m going to embrace my experimentalist side. In this post I’ll keep a running log of my experiments (list below), which I hope will help…

  • Burnout: My story of chronic fatigue, neurodiversity, tech, and my shadow side

    … or how I came back from the brink. Dark times born from youthful best intentions, blind spots, and misuse. I’m on my way out of this chronic state, but it has been a massive growth journey. Join me as I collect my spiralling journal threads and piece together a way forward, sharing with you…

  • Back from sabbatical

    As of today I’m back from my sabbatical. It’s been almost 7 years since I’ve written here, and I’ve really missed it. I think having 2 quite major burnout events and other life challenges made me quite internalised; and naturally that put my writing firmly into my daily journal, and out of the WordPress editor.…

  • WA AFK ~ Rest & Recover

    To rest, to recover. Last summer my overworking lead to burn-out, which spawned panic attacks – the strongest signal yet. Since then I’ve been hammering back “work” to a state where I can step away for a while. Work had got out of hand. I built my business to allow me autonomy. I work mostly…