A Change is as Good as a Rest: My peaceful inner critic

Almost a month ago I moved house. The weekends and evening the month before moving were taken up with packing boxes. Since then my week days have been busy with the start of a new year at art college and my free time has been taken up with teaching two weekend classes, and settling in.… Continue reading A Change is as Good as a Rest: My peaceful inner critic

Notebooks, Journals and Inspiration.

Recently I've been thinking about what to focus on next. I'm getting good with creating a blog post every week and a new short story at least once a month, whilst also going back and editing and refining my previous stories. Most of the short stories are now finished, meaning I won't tinker with them… Continue reading Notebooks, Journals and Inspiration.

Who Said Writing is Free?: Spending time and money on scribbles

In one way writing is a pretty cheap thing to do; you just need a pencil and some paper, or even the ground and a stick. Of course things soon get pretty fancy; there’s nice journals, special pens, word processing programs, safe storage methods, then desks, offices, a room of one’s own. You know how… Continue reading Who Said Writing is Free?: Spending time and money on scribbles