Freelance journalism….

Just over a year ago I started this Blog as my first foray into non academic writing. I didn’t know where I’d end up but I just needed to do something being off work on medical leave, with very limited Continue reading Freelance journalism….

A freelance writer is born….

Just under a year ago, I started this Blog as my first endeavour as a non-academic author. Since then, I’ve had an article published in an online forum and a poem selected for inclusion in an anthology; both under my Continue reading A freelance writer is born….

Blog resumes due to popular demand – thank you for all your support…

In the past couple of weeks, since I suspended this blog to get a big writing project underway I have been sent several requests for me to resume it sooner than later. Apparently, different posts are really helping people and Continue reading Blog resumes due to popular demand – thank you for all your support…

Blog suspended…. To resume in the near future….

As I’ve started a big writing  project, I am taking a break from blogging for a while. I expect that Blogs will resume in a few weeks. If you want to be notified when they restart just register with this Continue reading Blog suspended…. To resume in the near future….

Hey, guess what? The internet is public!!

In the past week it has been very bemusing to me to find that people believe that the Internet is the whole story. Even people who know me well, and know that I am well aware that anything posted on Continue reading Hey, guess what? The internet is public!!

Comfort books are much healthier than comfort food…

Since coming across one for the first time I have been a great fan of the Chicken Soup for the Soul books. I have shelves of them in my home covering every subject that you can imagine and more. Most Continue reading Comfort books are much healthier than comfort food…

Setting a good example – Is there a link between poor English and mental health in teens?

It’s been a few days since I last posted. Some of this was for good reasons in that I have been chatting in real-time with friends and while still dependent on the internet for communication right now, real people will Continue reading Setting a good example – Is there a link between poor English and mental health in teens?