BREATHING

We are now halfway through 2020; a year of turmoil and change, but also a year of hope for a better life. Hope because the events that have unfolded this year has made us all appreciate what matters; love, family, human contact, freedom, time to reflect, our health and waking up every morning still BREATHING.… Continue reading BREATHING

Writing When Not Writing

Can a writer write when not actually writing? Of course we can. In fact, ‘non writing’ activities take up a huge chunk of our time. Many of us fill with guilt when not sitting in front of laptop writing, but to be honest so much of our writing ideas and skills come to life when… Continue reading Writing When Not Writing

How To Start and Keep On Writing

2017 was an amazing year for me on a number of levels ​but in particular​​ my writing. Looking back I can honestly say I am proud of what I achieved and really excited about where this will take me in 2018. So what exactly did I achieve: 1. Entered 2 short stories into a competition… Continue reading How To Start and Keep On Writing

My Last Love

My second short story published first on Short Fiction Break in September 2017 *************************************************************************** He was not my first love. But he ended up my biggest and my last love. It was a short love affair, but the fall was intense. We both knew it would not be an easy road yet it was a… Continue reading My Last Love

Positive Thought 18/1/2018

Podcasts and audible books – a blessing on a longer than normal commute. Caught up on podcast episode 218 of So You Want To Be A Writer on my way to work this morning. Allison Tait and Valerie Khoo always make me smile. Brene Brown’s Braving The Wilderness entertained me on the way home with… Continue reading Positive Thought 18/1/2018