Tag Archives: Books

Pocket Change: Book Love

As an avid devourer of books, I love sharing the latest books I’m reading that have helped me along in my creative journey. To me, reading a good book is no different than having a great conversation with your most … Continue reading

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Pocket Change: April 9th to 15th

Pocket Change is our weekly round-up of creative events, fun links and books we love! Have something to add? Let us know. This is your space too! Events Mad Poets Speak is hosting an open mic/spoken word event. When: Sunday, April 9th, 5pm … Continue reading

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Ten Minute Tantrums

I’ve been reading recently that it’s not important what you write but that you write. If you only ever write when you have ideas you will never coax out those thoughts which lay dormant, hiding behind your anxieties. As a … Continue reading

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On Unlearning Your Facts

I was reading an old journal of mine recently and came across a quote by happiness guru, Gretchen Rubin. She said, “Perhaps we can try to unlearn some of the facts that are no longer true for us.” I don’t … Continue reading

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Pocket Change: Feb 19 to Feb 25

Events A morning bookbinding for beginners workshop at Drink, Shop & Do! Learn how to create and stitch a hard cover notebook, and then take it home with you. Great for beginners! When: Sunday, February 19th, 10:30am – 1pm Where: Drink, … Continue reading

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Pocket Change: Feb 12 to Feb 18

Events Bristol-based Raise The Bar are having a spoken word event in London, with rapper Blizzard (@iamblizzard) and poet, Dean Atta (@DeanAtta). When: Thursday, February 16th, 7pm Where: Cafe 1001, 91 Brick Lane, London E1 6QL (this is the coolest location, fyi!) Tickets are … Continue reading

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On Making It

In Rob Bell’s newest book, How To Be Here, he has a chapter titled, Comparisons, in which he recounts a scene from the movie Comedian (2002). In the film, Jerry Seinfeld has a conversation with another lesser known comedian. The newcomer is … Continue reading

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Pocket Change: Jan 29 to Feb 4

Events The London Loom is hosting a one night tapestry workshop. You’ll learn it all and leave with your very own loom and needles, not to mention the cool piece you just created. When: Tues, January 31st 6:30pm to 8:30pm … Continue reading

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