Become My Patron!

It’s a bit of a strange feeling to be asking for money, but I’ve been following creatives on Patreon for a while and supporting when I can. I wasn’t sure that as a writer that there was anything I could offer in exchange for a monthly donation, however, today I decided to take the plunge…

Writing Workshop | Memories and Mindfulness with Soul Care Newcastle

I’m really excited to be facilitating another creative writing workshop with Soul Care sessions. This time round we’ll be looking at memories, memoir and mindfulness. Here is the workshop description: Join us for a cathartic writing workshop with Hannah Bullimore, in which we’d love you all to bring along a small object from your past…

Upcoming Workshop | New Year Journalling and Mindfulness Workshop

Welcome in the New Year with a writing workshop on journalling and mindfulness. This workshop at The Crafty Cow Studio in Washington is the perfect way to start 2019 with a new hobby. This workshop on the 19th of January 13:00-15:00 is suitable for all – whether you already love journalling or have never tried…

Soulcare Session – Creative Writing and Meditation

I was lucky enough to run a writing workshop for Soulcare Sessions Newcastle last Sunday. I’ve been a fan of the soulcare sessions for month, taking part in a variety of activities from pilates, to flower arranging and learning about essential oils. This time I was running the session and we discussed literature and creative…

COMING SOON: Writing and Wellbeing at Yogalilies Newcastle

There’s now less than two weeks to go until my Writing and Wellbeing workshop as part of the Soul Care Sessions, which is on the 28th of October. There are still spaces available for this relaxed Sunday workshop, so if you’re interested head to the website now to book your place. Wondering what a Writing…

Writing Bodies | Why yoga and movement are important for creativity

Artistic types have a history of mental illness and suicide. Some believe this is to do with the constant self-doubt and potential for failure, some believe it is implicit to the way the creative psyche works, while others have suggested that it is linked to societies habit of putting the creative on a pedestal and…

Writing for Wellness | A writing activity to calm the mind

Modern life is not made for the faint of heart. Fast paced days, constantly feeling judged, competitive work places and the weight of consumerism telling us that we also need more. It’s perhaps no wonder that meditation is increasing in popularity so much, with sales in mindfulness books increasing by 13% last year. But meditation…

Why writing and yoga are the perfect partners

Last Sunday, Yoga with Adriene posted a beautiful Yoga For Creativity practice on their youtube page. For a while now I have found that my yoga practice and writing often go hand in hand – too tired for one I start with the other and usually my body or my mind follows. Over the last…