Last year was a busy and very difficult year for me, which, as you can tell with the state of this blog, meant that certain sacrifices had to be made. I finished my Masters degree in English Literature and pretty much straight after got a promotion at work! It’s all been positive stuff but it… Continue reading January Refresh and TBR
Update Let’s start with our usual update, shall we? So I’ve just gotten in from a long day at work followed by a gym session and thought it would be the perfect time to do one of the Tags that I’ve been meaning to complete for ages but haven’t gotten around to. I’ve been in… Continue reading Real Neat Blog Award || Book Tag
Hello campers! I’m back again after a long absence and a crazy busy life! But let’s get down to business by making a bold statement – when I read Susan Hill’s The Woman in Black for the first time I really didn’t enjoy it. I was bored. It was nothing like the film. I told everyone to avoid… Continue reading Re-reading a Disliked Book – The Woman In Black – Susan Hill || Book Review
It’s been a long absence hasn’t it? I could do my usual ‘I’ve been incredibly busy’ speech but, let’s not, eh? I’m currently quite tired, curled up on the sofa in my cold flat, eating an oat and raisin cookie and writing this post. I’ve just come back from a couple of days down at… Continue reading Confession – I Don’t Buy Used Books
So, we all know I failed miserably at NaNoWriMo this year, but all is not lost! I did learn from the experience, and what I learned was to recycle an old writing tip that I had passed on to me back at uni! I was flicking through the files in my creative writing folder and… Continue reading Writing tip – Know your characters
The last week of week of November was a relief for me. My assessments were out of the way, I was at work normally, I was paid (woohoo!!) and I ended up giving blood for the first time!
So, it’s been a while hasn’t it? I promised NaNo posts didn’t I?? Oops. Life has been incredibly busy recently so, following my absence, I thought I’d have some ‘splainin to do and give you a little update on what is to come!