Coaching Testimonials


“My experience working with you has been extremely beneficial… Through your encouragement and suggestions I developed some excellent tools to resolve self-doubt and negative patterns and to deepen my creative work… Overall I gained conviction my process, my work, a stronger sense of self and artistic direction and have resumed an effective creative practice.  Thankyou!” (Jan Smith, artist)

“Michael is a friendly, skilled and supportive coach… Our sessions are always fun and enlightening. He has helped me bring greater focus and structure to the nitty gritty of getting work published and helped me formulate and, more importantly, stick to short-term goals. I couldn’t think of a better person to work with.” (S.N., musician and writer)

“Thank you for all your help – it’s been a brilliant and valuable experience at a really crucial time. You enabled me to gain some real insight into what is and isn’t conducive to my happiness and creative productivity, and encouraged me to introduce some changes that are realistic, sustainable, and which I’m sure will have a long-term positive impact.” (Lucia Ferguson, artist and creative educator)

“Michael’s coaching sessions came along at exactly the right time.  He is an excellent listener and his advice enabled me to focus on my priorities and goals and most importantly to believe in my writing.” (D.S., writer)

“Michael’s coaching has enabled my writing life to progress faster in the past few months than it had in years of working on my own… My confidence on a personal and creative level has increased far beyond what I would have been capable of without his wisdom and expertise.”  (Kieren Westwood, writer and YouTube content creator)

“Before starting these sessions, creatively I was completely lost. I’m happy to say Michael has a gentle, respectful and insightful way, and he made me realise lots of positive things about myself… my creativity is in full flow, leading to opportunity and productivity. One very happy Creative!” (L.S., musician)