Category Archives: Blogging

And breathe….

I’ve been absent from the blogosphere for 16 days! Where have I been? Well, in a nutshell, I have been helping my parents downsize and move house (quite possibly the most stressful thing I’ve ever done, partly because, even up … Continue reading

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A Full House, a Full Cupboard & a Free Writing Webinar

I looked back on the blog just now, to see what I was doing this time last year and, what do you know, I was starting a ‘writer’s retreat’ as my partner had gone away to Turkey to play golf…and … Continue reading

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What The ?$*@? Swearing in Writing

I went with my mum to see the new Bridget Jones film last week. On the train, on the way to meet her in Birmingham, I got a text “I am in the OCEAN”. She meant, of course, that she … Continue reading

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The People’s Friend Workshop in Bristol – 7th Sept 2016

I was going to start this post by saying ‘Sorry I’ve been away for longer than normal but I’ve been busy…’ but I listened to an interesting piece on Radio 4 today about how ‘being busy’ has become a badge … Continue reading

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Awkward Moments (200 years apart)

I am recovering from my visit to Fishguard! Writers Holiday is fabulous but it’s a pretty ‘full on’ five days and the first thing I did when got home was…. go to sleep for two hours! Tee hee. I can’t … Continue reading

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My Mini ‘Writer’s Retreat’

I’ve got some ‘me time’ at the moment as my other half is away playing golf, so I’m trying to turn this week into a bit of a ‘writer’s retreat’. (Stop laughing at the back). And no, it’s not taking … Continue reading

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A Trip Down Memory Lane

I’ve always loved comics and magazines. Ever since my nana used to post Twinkle and Teddy Bear to me every week (bless). I’m not sure if I loved the comics because I loved reading or whether I loved reading (and … Continue reading

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