A few days ago, totally out of the blue my husband received a letter from the DWP telling him that he owed them around £1,300. He had 14 days in which to pay, or his wages would be attached or a debt collecting agency would be sent after him. He’s been self employed since 2006 […]
Well…the best laid plans of mice and men, something, something, something! Or it really could be that the road to hell is paved with good intentions, but that feels just a tad too pessemistic for this situation. I’m going to plumb for having perpetrated a case of over-optimism upon myself in the face of all […]
So you want to be a writer? How’s that going to work? Well hang on a minute. I am a writer. I’m a person and I write. I don’t earn a living from writing…yet! But I will. Meanwhile, how do I manage to dedicate more hours of the day to writing and creating my masterpieces […]
Note to self, it might be time to stop using red wine as mental lubricant, but I’m not going to rush into any precipitous decision making. Think I’ll be coming back to that one over the next few years to see how I really feel about it! Not that I’ve been drinking as much over […]
Well, I’ve had a glass of wine. More than one in fact and jolly delicious they were too. They didn’t do much to improve my cognitive abilities, but, as it turned out, there wasn’t much thinking required to answer the question I’d set for myself last week. ‘What is the point of me?’ Easy. There […]
Time. It’s a creeper! Five minutes ago I was in my early twenties, all concerned with who knows what fripperies. If I ever thought about time it was only in relation to how many hours were left until the end of the work day, or how late I was going to be, or how many […]
I CAN DREAM My brain’s in a fog, I can’t focus or think. I feel like a woman whose mind’s on the brink. On the brink of a break down, or break through perhaps, If this fog doesn’t give me a panic attack! I’ve been learning of habits designed to uplift, But they’ve made my […]
O frabjous day! Callooh! Callay! Or something of that ilk. I’m pleased to announce that my second poetry collection is now published and available for your delight and delectation on Amazon. I look forward to getting your feedback…..I do…………it’ll stroke my tattered ego…..
Ernest young women, fashionably dressed, Pinching the world into shapes they like best.
It’s full steam ahead with my life and website updates. I’ve added a couple of new pages with information about my currently available books and how to get in touch if you want a piece commissioned. I’m now ready to add more writing and posts and links to interesting people and places! Thanks for visiting, […]