Construct Obstruct

Nothing.  Nascent note-maker’s nemesis. Scant.  Seeking stark symbolism somewhere. Without.  Where words wander while we wonder. Devoid.  Daydream’s dance distances details. Block. Blinding badlands build bold barriers. Absent.  Available art avoiding. Fix.  Finding features for focused forethought. Method.  Mindfully meet missing meaning. Outcome.  Overcome obtuse obstructions. Create.  Commission considered constructs. (C) Dean Parsons. 2019.     […]

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Onwards

“Only those who attempt the absurd, can achieve the impossible.” – Albert Einstein. I now have a Diploma in Creative Writing!  I am delighted.  My joy comes not just from achieving something that was always on my bucket-list and which opens up a whole new pathway for me in life,  but it also comes from […]

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Beneath a Mexican Sky

When Paradise Calls.     It was May 1996.  I was twenty-four going on twenty-five years of age.  John Major was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and I felt like I had my whole life ahead of me.  I had spent half of January and pretty much all of February in Australia.  That was […]

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Words Causing Chaos

” Chaos is what we’ve lost touch with.  This is why it is given a bad name.  It is feared by the dominant archetype of our world, which is Ego, which clenches because its existence is defined in terms of control.” – Terence McKenna. In my work as a psychotherapist, I am also a Clinical […]

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Bold Media

I have been doing research on how best to build the best online structures into place for my writing career.  My initial focus is on social media.  I have made a number of changes, therefore, to my social media presence.  This was quite a lengthy admin process and so plenty of cups of coffee were […]

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Final Submission

Today, I have submitted my final assignment for the course I have been studying.  I started the course in September 2017.  I had been writing since childhood, for my own pleasure.  I had never shown my writing to others with any regularity.  Writing was my guilty pleasure but, in my heart, I longed to feel […]

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Thank You

As we enter the festive season, I am reflecting on the wonderful support that I have had from so many readers of my blog.  Whether you are someone who dips in occasionally or whether you are a regular follower who has signed up to my blog, I am truly grateful for your interest and support. […]

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