Life v Writing

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What a busy fortnight I’ve had! First I got The Liebster Award then a couple of days later, Mumsnet awarded me, their coveted, Blog of The Day – for the second time! Aside from having excellent taste in blogs, Mumsnet … Continue reading

“I’m a writer,” squeaked the mouse.

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I’ve been blogging for just over a month now with the aim of acclimatising myself to the world of writing and having my words read, criticised and commented on. I feel I have made some progress but recognise I have … Continue reading

Writing the Bad Man

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I was going to write about something totally different this week but shelved that idea for another day. Today, I’m stuck on one of my characters. I have never, ever considered myself a horror writer because it’s just not my … Continue reading

“Do. Or do not. There is no try.”

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I’m feeling pretty energised today – I’m embracing the new me! I don’t want to sound like some over enthusiastic American lifestyle guru, jumping about and whooping – but I feel like it! Perhaps it’s because I’ve been digging around … Continue reading

iHijinx – Mumsnet Blog of the Day!

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I had some great news via text on Friday to congratulate me on getting Mumsnet Blog of The Day for my post about finding time to write. A flurry of activity ensued to; see for myself and then to inform the … Continue reading

How do I find time to write and blog while running a household?

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This is the question I’ve been asked the most since I started my blog. My husband and I are both fully committed to his business and, as a result, we both work very long hours in our respective roles. He’s … Continue reading