That’s all well and good, I hear you say but I’m not creative. I’m hopeless at drawing… we hear that a lot. But I can safely tell you from experience that being creative is not a gift.  You can’t become creative; it’s something you already are and it’s linked deeply …

The ‘Sunday blues’ is a real thing. The very day you are supposed to be feeling centred, relaxed and calm. The very day that is designed to promote stillness and reflection can also be a day of mounting dread and fear, as thoughts turn to getting back to work in …

You may feel unhappy. In fact, you probably are; it’s perfectly natural. You are wired that way. We are living in challenging times. But then we have always been living in challenging times, even during the renaissance which for us architects was the peak of human existence on Earth, life …

Here in the Northern hemisphere (and not just Manchester) it’s the shortest possible day and the longest possible night at the moment. 21st December marks the start of winter. For some, it’s a magical time of change, cosy nights, bright moons and frosty mornings. For others, it’s a time of …