At Golding Tales, we write stories that encourage people to see the world differently.


James Golding

James Golding is an independent writer, social thinker, and software engineer based in Brisbane, Australia. He has a Bachelor of Information Technology from Queensland University of Technology and a Diploma of Holistic Counselling, and has worked in the IT sector for over 15 years. In 2012, he co-created the “Mindi: Personal Trainer for the Mind” app and Struggling with Internal Hijackers animation (co-produced with Leisa Golding and psychologist NeLi Martin and based on Acceptance and Commitment Therapy).

The EnvironMental Fix is his second non-fiction book. James is drawn to write about psychological wellbeing and the impact of technology on society. He enjoys meditating and living a simple and contemplative life.


Leisa Golding

Leisa Golding is an independent author, editor, and social researcher based in Brisbane, Australia. She has a Master of Public Administration and a Bachelor of Arts (Journalism) from the University of Queensland. For over twenty years, she worked as a policy advisor for both federal and state governments, specialising in housing, mental health, disability services, and child safety.

The EnvironMental Fix is her third book, following the publication of her novel Lerkus: A Journey to End All Suffering and a co-edited non-fiction book The Way of the Natural Therapist. She is passionate about truth, social wellbeing, and environmental change, and practices Kriya meditation every day.