Rubiks Cube

“my brain is the sort that at the mention of an idea, an event, or a problem; creates a thousand possibilities in a moment. Yet it is too fearful to pick even one and so I waver” Recently I was talking to a friend, another creative, who is often able to see what I am…

Faith & Creative Writing

As part of a series on creativity in our church. I was asked to speak on using creative writing in worship. I opened with this spoken word. Good morning, today I have been asked to speak on using words creatively to worship. There is so much I want to say which I won’t; so I…

What to do when it rains

September has finally arrived, bags are being packed and new wardrobes unveiled as Autumn slides into view. Much as I like the colour palette that will begin to shade the countryside, I am not ready for the darker evenings and cooler weather. It has been a funny old summer too, days have started out promising and ended with…

FEB LOVES

I love February, short and sweet and full of little celebration days to get you through the grey of winter! Yes, it’s back to that time again. What are my #LouLoves this month? BLOOD ORANGES I should be honest here; not only had I forgotten about my love for this fruit, I may have removed…

 Find Your Passion

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about what I am passionate about, what I love and value. It seems to be the buzzwords of the moment! As I began to list what I am passionate about I realised that it falls into these three categories: CREATIVITY | RELATIONSHIPS | FREEDOM why not make a list…

Made to be creative [NYC 4]

[Right now I am sat on a very windy Coney Island beachfront enjoying the sunshine. It’s day 5 and as I’m sat here I realised I had not published day 3 and so thoughts I would begin! Looking out on the beach on this Easter Saturday and you can’t help think creation is beautiful.] Today…