Author Archives: Cherry Potts

About Cherry Potts

Cherry Potts is a published fiction writer, publisher, event organiser, photographer, cardmaker, NLP master practitioner, life coach and trainer. She is an enthusiastic singer. Through Arachne Press she publishes fiction and non fiction and runs spoken word events and cross-arts workshops for writers at interesting venues. Always interested in new opportunites to perform, write or explore writing.

Stepping out

The do it now post that was the last thing I put on here turned out a bit on the prophetic side, because I decided to do something radical, back then in December 2011, and by July 2012 I had … Continue reading

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Do it NOW

Nearly the end of the year, less than two hours to go.  Have you made a list of resolutions?  I started my list, and I thought, why wait til the 1st? I started yesterday. So I’m off to bed, as … Continue reading

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What does it mean to be a Professional Certified Coach?

When I got to my emails this afternoon, there was a solstice present which had been sitting there from the night before (apparently the solstice was a day late this year… should we worry?): The ICF have awarded me my … Continue reading

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Pace Yourself

I haven’t been blogging recently, having had some enforced idleness due to two bouts of chest infections in three months. The connection between wheezing coughing and not being able to speak (or ‘General ghastliness’ as my GP described it), and … Continue reading

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Leadership Styles

What kind of leader do I want to be? Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power. Abraham Lincoln Introduction Cleverer people than me have spent their entire working lives … Continue reading

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Being the Leader

Because being the leader is more important than all the leadership skills in the world.  Leadership Stereotypes And Myths: Your version You’ve got to think about big things while you’re doing small things, so that all the small things go … Continue reading

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Lost: one voice

… last heard failing to communicate effectively with a client on the phone Wednesday evening. Actually I think this is down to going out to protest in song against local cuts to services: Library and traditional folk-y protest songs on … Continue reading

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