Why I IBOT

image source Another Tuesday, another IBOT. I’m not exactly sure how long I’ve been linking with the I Blog On Tuesdays link up, I guess it’s been almost four years. When I first discovered IBOT, it was being hosted by founder and all round lovely blogger Jess over at Essentially Jess. Fast forward five years and … Read more

The best of 2015

So here we are. This is it. The curtain call of 2015. The time to say “au revior” to the year that was. As we countdown the final few days until Christmas, this will most likely be my last post of the year (probably, but never say never!). And as I look in the rear-view mirror, … Read more

Tomorrow: a short story

I was thinking today about writing. Actually I think about writing everyday so it was really just a regular day. More specifically though, I was thinking how I don’t really share a lot of my creative writing and I wondered why not? Apart from being self-critical, worrying if it’s ‘good enough’ or that I would totally … Read more

How much are we shaped?

Remember that movie Sliding Doors? The one with Gwenyth Paltrow? I really love that movie, not because of it’s brilliant acting (John Hannah is good though), or even the story line as such. I just love the concept. The idea that different decisions and/or different events in life shape the rest of our lives. You can’t … Read more

Change: Why baby steps are important

So I’m cheating a little with today’s post, but there’s two good reasons why. 1. I’m currently spending all my creativity word wise on my NaNoWriMo project and after three days can happily say I’m on track. Yay! 2. This article was too good not to blog about. I’ll keep it brief, but the article … Read more