Neil Mach

Author – Fantasy Realism

“Lock up your libraries if you like; but there is no gate, no lock, no bolt that you can set upon the freedom of my mind.” Virginia Woolf. When I was a nightclub entertainer in the 1970s (yes, another of my less than healthy occupations) we organised “spot prizes” and handed out bottles of liquor …

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Free association

Get to know your para-other and interrupt the ho-hum, everyday, train of thought… here are three ways you can be more creative —

If you light up all those itsy-bitsy interconnections within your skull you will conjure some fresh ideas & brilliant creative inventions…

Fantasy involves play, imagination, & invention. If your written work isn’t playful, imaginative, and inventive, it (still) might be fiction, but trust me, it won’t be fantasy! Here are lots of tips…

If you’ve ever wondered why some people are “so dedicated” to their art, and how they can write “four books a year” and how they focus on a wide range of projects “better” than you ever could, it’s probably because they are flowsters and they enjoy being in the flow state…

bee

Have you ever seen a swarm? It’s a simple question and I ask it because some people have never seen one. If you have lived your entire life in the city, it is unlikely that you have witnessed this amazing spring phenomenon. When I was a teenager I lived on the North Downs in England …

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Hall of Mirrors in Royal Palace of Versailles

Do you exist inside a gazebo of mirrors? Are you trapped inside a hall of opinion? Do you know the way out? Socially, when you have surrounded yourself with reflective images of your own views, judgments & opinions, it is sometimes difficult to find your way clear… here are some useful strategies you can use to get yourself clear of public opinion….

Where is now

Some useful nowness exercises that will help ease anxiety and get you back to enjoying your immediate herein…