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You just need to begin. That’s how the magic really happens.

Paul Digby with his sculpture, and the Mayor of Leeds

The moment of insight

In a coaching session, there’s sometimes a moment when the client is suddenly very still. Sometimes they’ll go wide-eyed. Often they’ll make a gentle noise, like ‘Huh!’ or ‘ Oh!’ My job then is to simply give them…



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Sheryl Garratt

Sheryl Garratt


Writer; editor; coach, supporting creatives to step up and do their best work — and get paid for it! Find me at