So my quiet Sunday couldn’t have been more perfect. I was woken up to the hum of the radiators kicking in, drew back the curtains and saw a powder coated scene straight out of a Christmas snow globe. The perfect time for a hot drink and cracking on with some writing eh? Nope. The first thing … Continue reading Snow place like home
How can I become a writer? Lots of people worry that they aren’t qualified or experienced enough to be labelled as a writer. This question is very simple to answer. You need to write. There are no exams to definitively label you as a writer. Many people before me have said what I’m about to … Continue reading The Big Question – The 6 simplest steps to becoming a writer
After graduating the first time around in 2013, tomorrow I’m going back to University for my very first class… and I am nervous. Why? I’ve done this type of class before, I work at the University… What is going on? The sensible (ish) twenty-seven year old me knows that this is temporary first-day jitters but still, … Continue reading So, back to University
You’re too short, too tall, too weird, too geeky, too feminine, too manly… the list goes on. At some point, someone has pointed out a difference to you from themselves. We all have things that don’t fit the “norm”. Some wear that as a badge of honour, some bury it deep down, but we all … Continue reading Own your weird – and why you’re not alone.