December 30, 2014
One year ago I posted my writing resolutions for 2014. I freely declare I have not hit those goals.
In October, after submitting my final university assignment for the year, I checked in, re-examined those goals and set new ones. I had completed some, was on track for o...
May 14, 2014
I admit it – I have been a slack blogger.
A slogger? Or a slagger? Okay – not a slagger.
At my writers' group meeting last night the topic of updating blogs came up – and it reminded me I’ve been just slightly remiss. The fact that one of my unofficial writing goals for...
January 30, 2014
That's what I feel like at the moment, as I type, arms outstretched, neck stiff, eyes staring forward.
The neck brace I'll be wearing for the next five weeks has robbed me of peripheral vision, and also the ability to look down easily. I eat with the plate pushed half...
December 31, 2013
Until now my New Year's resolution has been don't make New Year's resolutions.
Now I'm feeling the need to do so, and the resolution is... be more organised.
I generally consider myself a very organised person. As a journalist and subeditor deadlines were not, as some sa...
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