May’s Reads

Another monthly round up of a selection of my reads. I have completely forgotten to take pictures this month, which isn’t very helpful! Lisa Congden swimming I loved this book, Lisa’s passion for swimming sings out from the pages, her illustrations are gorgeous and really bring the stories to life. Lisa’s infographics were informative and […]

Welcome!

Hello, I’m Jen Farrant. Consultant | Writer | Photographer. My blog is my space to experiment with thoughts, ideas and photos. Posts tend to fall into broad categories of: Creativity Living well & disability Music Photography Research & writing Strategic & creative thinking.  Scroll down to read the blog as a whole, or click through to read about my work: Consultant | Writer | Photographer | […]

Making conducting accessible to all…

  I’m really proud and excited to be involved as the project evaluator for the James Rose conducting development week at the Royal Academy of Music. This project is focusing on ways of making conducting accessible to everyone, regardless of their ability or disability. As you know, I suffer from an often invisible disability which does impact […]

#aprillove2016 Dear reflection

There’s a ghost there A shadow of her former self Grey of face and of hair The reflection has faded over time. substance…substance-less…smoke. Less true, less real, The grey transmuting to a level Of transparency. Solidity fading to a distinct lack of Realness, personhood or being. substance…substance-less…smoke. Not just a lessening of vitality, A lack […]