Monthly Archives: September 2019

Free Mentoring Opportunity – c/d 31st October 2019

Hello! It’s the first day of autumn (and, typically, it’s been raining here for most of the day, so it really does feel like the end of summer). It’s also Bruce Springsteen’s 70th birthday! And if that doesn’t make you … Continue reading

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A Word (or two) Can Change Your Life!

You never know what a throwaway remark or comment can do to a person. It can change their life… I was pretty good at German at school (I realised later) but I wasn’t planning to study it at university: I’d … Continue reading

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What Twitter Has Taught Me This Week

Two things have caught my eye on Twitter in the past week (well, lots of things actually but 2 things about writing and not puppies or food and that might also be of interest to you), namely, an interview with … Continue reading

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A Confession

As you may remember, I left you on something of a cliff-hanger in my last post: I had a novel submission to get off to the RNA by midnight last Friday and I still had to prepare my 4 workshops … Continue reading

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