With NaNoWriMo approaching, you aspiring authors out there will be getting everything ready for one month of flat-out writing. 50,000 words in 30 days, leaving you with a manuscript and a lot of editing to do before you launch your book. Now, I can't say I'll reach 50,000 words throughout November, but I'll certainly be … Continue reading The Big Lessons I’ve Learned So Far From Writing My First Novel
I'll keep it short and sweet this time. Three years ago, I had a friend called Eleanor (we all called her Els) who was sadly diagnosed with sarcoma, which is cancer in the bones. When you hear something like that, you quietly prepare for the worst, and it can wipe the smile of anyone's face … Continue reading My Sponsored Walk for Sarcoma UK: I need your help!
via Daily Prompt: Astonish Good news first: it was my 24th birthday last week! It was brilliant! I spent the day in London, had a meal with my family, then went back to London the next night and woke up the next day with an apocalyptic hangover. As Murtaugh puts it so brilliantly, I am … Continue reading Hitting 24 – My Pledge To Be Better For Next Year