Is anyone else completely floored that it is already March? It only seems like the sparkle of Christmas and New Years was a heartbeat ago. February was a bit of a strange month for me. I STILL cannot seem to shake this cold of mine, am seriously fed up of Winter and had a tonne… Continue reading February.
This summer will be my 2 year anniversary of blogging. It’s crazy how much has changed since I wrote my first post, both to this blog and in the blogging community in general. I had no idea what I was getting myself into when I started blogging, but it has been such a rewarding experience… Continue reading Things I wish I’d known before I started blogging
There are so many ‘rules’ which writers are supposed to abide by. “Only write what you know”. “Write your first draft long hand”. “You should write at least three books before you try to get published”. “You MUST know your target audience”. “You NEED a social media platform”. There are many more. There are rules… Continue reading Breaking the Rules
As my lecturer helpfully pointed out a few days ago, I have under 70 days left until my exams. Normally in exam/revision periods I go a bit Hermione-Granger-level-crazy and cut almost everything apart from revision out of my life. I don’t see my friends, I read less books, I hardly ever write. Basically I have… Continue reading Wreck This Journal #1
HAPPY VALENTINES DAY!
“Unlikely heroine Ophelia Jane Worthington-Whittard doesn’t believe in anything that can’t be proven by science. She and her sister Alice are still grieving for their dead mother when their father takes a job in a strange museum in a city where it always snows. On her very first day in the museum Ophelia discovers a… Continue reading Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy by Karen Foxlee
Okay guys, so I finished draft 1 of my WIP last week and it was pretty much one of the best feelings EVER. I printed it out, hole punched it and put it in its own folder, ready for editing when I go back to it in a month or two. I was pretty much… Continue reading A story of self-doubt told through 30 Rock gifs