2013 Annual Review

2013 Annual Review

After the epic year that was 2012, I didn’t think I’d find myself saying this, but 2013 has also been kinda pretty huge for me. Losing my beloved Uncle at the end of last year set 2013 as a year of personal growth of a kind I haven’t experienced before. Losing someone...
Reaching your destination whatever it takes

Reaching your destination whatever it takes

This week the two people I spend most of my free time with left the island we live on for a spell of time back in Europe. Not one to sit around and feel sorry for myself, I decided to utilise all this extra free time and seize the opportunity to dust off my running...
A simple update

A simple update

It’s been nearly 12 weeks since my last post and I confess that recently I have been suffering a severe case of writer’s block. It didn’t start out that way, at first I wasn’t writing because I was too busy navigating grief but recently I’ve been feeling a lot happier...
How I wrote a 50,000 word novel in 9 days

How I wrote a 50,000 word novel in 9 days

If you read my last post you’ll know that November was spent attempting to achieve a life long ambition of mine to write a novel. I decided to do this as part of the annual NaNoWriMo event (National Novel Writing Month), in which participants sign up to write 50,000...