Anxiety, hobby, Time Thief, Uncategorized, writing goals

Just a hobby?

Something really annoyed me this week ((I can feel a rant coming on…)) it was mentioned by someone ((I wouldn’t like to be that someone)) that my writing is just a hobby. What defines a hobby? Something that interests you, but you don’t make an income from? Does that mean that everything else takes priority… Continue reading Just a hobby?

Am writing, Bucket List, Holidays, Travel Journal, Travelling, Uncategorized

A snippet from my travel journal…

Hi everyone, hope you’ve all had a good few weeks. I can confirm that it’s been a challenging few weeks for me. A busy job ((get the violins out people)) means the old brain matter has had enough by the time I’ve escaped for home. Switching off has always been difficult for me, which is… Continue reading A snippet from my travel journal…

Anxiety, Lists, Planning, Time Thief, Uncategorized

Time thieves & Anxiety… Planning can help!

Hi all, hope you’ve had a good few weeks. So, as many of you will know I returned to work last week after a wonderful eight months off writing and then enjoying a bucket list holiday to New Zealand. ((Still laughing at you going back to work)) But, the inevitable happened; I didn’t win the… Continue reading Time thieves & Anxiety… Planning can help!

ideas, New Job, plans, research, Uncategorized

Coming home, a new job and 2019 plans!

In the words of Sam Gamgee, ‘Well, I’m back” ((Oh no, I was enjoying the peace and quiet and suddenly it’s all been shattered. I suppose welcome back is in order and now you’re going to make our eyes bleed reading all about your amazing travels while we have been left behind)) Now, don’t sulk… Continue reading Coming home, a new job and 2019 plans!

Bucket List, Uncategorized, writing

Novel feedback and bucket list travels

Okay, so this will probably be my final blog ((What, ever, ever? Surely not – what about me? Although I could probably entertain people better than you!)) for six to seven weeks ((shucks)) Due to my upcoming bucket list holiday on Monday, for those that don’t know ((Please, even people that don’t know you, know… Continue reading Novel feedback and bucket list travels

inspiration, Rejection, Uncategorized, writing goals

Taking inspiration from life & setting writing goals

This week I had various ideas for the blog ((Oh do tell us, we have been waiting two weeks for you to enlighten us with your wisdom)) but, it all changed after an eventful train/taxi journey ((I can tell already this is going to be boring)) So, I boarded my first train; late. Arrived at… Continue reading Taking inspiration from life & setting writing goals