Ditch the big dream

big dreamYou have a big dream of a sunny future because you want to change your current job, car, home, fitness, or even entire life.

You’ve even visualised the new big dream in the hope that it’ll somehow “manifest” itself.

And you’ve found that nothing has changed. You’ve done nothing.

So, it’s time to ditch the big dream and take a different approach.

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5 inspirations from a strange self-portrait

self-portrait“We perform ourselves over time” – Grayson Perry

If you want a strange self-portrait that will inspire then look no further than Grayson Perry’s “Map of Days”.

Even the title of British artist and sculptor Grayson Perry’s self-portrait “Map of Days” gives us a hint that this isn’t the usual face painted with oils.

So what is it and how does it inspire?

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Steam Punk It! Limiting your technology

Steam TrainSteam punk is a fantasy world in which mainstream technology stopped developing.

Steam is the power, engineers deal with real engines and it’s hands-on inventing your new contraption whilst looking good in Victorian garb.

But could we wind back the clock and really live like that? And what would the benefits be?

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