Since it's Halloween today, my sweet tooth is going and I have a load of horror movies to watch tonight. So I thought for a post today, I'd do a top 10 list for the best horror characters. They range from mostly films, literature and television, the best mediums for all things that go bump … Continue reading My Top 10 Horror Characters
What do you see every single day that everyone else sees? That could range from many things from the high towers in London to a dog owner walking their pet in a park. There's one thing in particular that comes to mind that usually lies behind the screen of a computer or a smart phone. … Continue reading Filters and Blackouts
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
So, here we are. Day 3 of this epic challenge! I'll give another nod to the awesome Becca at From My Lofty Hill for nominating me again! Here are the rules: 1, Thank the person who nominated you. 2, Post a quote for three consecutive days (one quote each day). 3, Nominate three bloggers each day. So, … Continue reading Three Days, Three Quotes Challenge – Day 3
So, Day 2 of this long and perilous challenge, as I battle through the depths of my mind in vigourous fashion to search for the deep, meaning full quotes that inspire... Oh sod it, let's get on with it! I want to mention to check out Becca's blog, From My Lofty Hill, which is the least … Continue reading Three Days, Three Quotes Challenge – Day 2