New Year New Me

New Year New Me

Only kidding, the precise moment in time when one year ends and another begins has no correlation on my sense of self whatsoever. Only, it is nice to have a time in which to begin or end something. For me, January (or the past year, really) is seeing a new me, but that has more … Continue reading

An Unexpected Expectation: An Honest Review

An Unexpected Expectation: An Honest Review

The Children of Men by P.D. James 3.69 out of 5 stars on Goodreads I have a good feeling as to why this book hasn’t reached the ‘4’ star on Goodreads – you either become enthralled in its magic, or you don’t. Anyone wanting to read this book simply to compare it to the movie would … Continue reading

A is for…

A is for…

Authentic When it comes to writing it’s a pretty much guarantee that you’ll be told to “write what you know”, and the first few times you hear it you’re like “oooh, let me take notes! This is going to be good!” Then you get a few years – or 20 in my case! – of … Continue reading

2014 in review

It’s been quite a year! And as you can see in my blog stats posts started to dwindle off from the middle of the year. I’ve been very active doing all other sorts of work and writing, but I’m going to make sure I don’t forget WordPress in 2015! Thanks to all my readers and … Continue reading

The writer’s torturous question

Torture for a writer is: Reading a terrible book right to the very end (Perhaps it will get better, but this is mainly because it’s blasphemy to not finish a book!) Re-writing the same paragraph over and over and it still doesn’t get any better Keeping a bit of text in because there’s a cool … Continue reading