Author Archives: Louisa Taylor Coaching

Unnamed story

First pass, unedited start of a piece of fiction.  Unsure if this is going to become a short story or something more.  I’m posting it as a commitment to get more active about sharing my writing and learning from comments.  … Continue reading

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Fiction found

We moved house recently and there are still a few stray boxes remaining unpacked.  I found one this morning and discovered inside the first few chapters of a story I’d written while I was still at school.  The prose is … Continue reading

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Writing it out

I haven’t written for a few days.  This is what I tell myself.  It isn’t an accurate summing up of my writing status.  I have been writing, and it hasn’t been the sort of writing that can be uploaded for … Continue reading

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Write it

Why is it so hard to get started? Is it because it doesn’t mean anything? Or do I just have nothing to say today? I promised myself I would write each day even when nothing much comes to mind to … Continue reading

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Buffering

Gripped by a sense Of inconvenience. A pause. A stop. Flow ceased. Frustration boils. No other route. A journey. Incomplete.

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Sequels: part 1

The sequel. Rarely as good as the original. That’s kind of the point of being original though, isn’t it? Being something that hasn’t been done or said before. Or at least not in exactly the same way. Few sequels measure … Continue reading

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Writing about writing

What is it to write? Writing is the act of putting words down on a page. To “mark on a surface” whether by pen and ink on paper, or the, less magical use, of a word processing tool. At heart … Continue reading

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Belonging

“[T]rue belonging only happens when we present our authentic, imperfect selves to the world, our sense of belonging can never be greater than our level of self-acceptance.” – Brene Brown It’s time to truly love, trust, respect and be kind … Continue reading

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Journeying on

Yesterday I started the last of the core coaching training courses.  Two more days and this part of the journey will be over.  I feel sad about the prospect of saying goodbye to my amazing fast-track coaching buddies.  I hope … Continue reading

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What makes a great human being 

What makes a great human being?  Is it what we do, how people judge or perceive us, how we behave, what we wear?  Here are just some of the amazing and special things that make us human beings: Being.  We … Continue reading

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