The Great Adventure

Today, I downloaded Scrivener, which is a fabulous and fabulously-complex writing programme that brings together all the things its creators decided that you may need to get your novel out into the world. It’s got lots of nooks and crannies and interesting features, ways of tagging and comparing and building out your story. According toContinue reading “The Great Adventure”

This Will Be (An Everlasting Love)

The opening strains of “This Will Be” can be heard, and suddenly the room is empty, except for me and him. Floating across the dance floor, in the Empress Ballroom in Blackpool. Under the lights, with no other people, except for the flashes of colour in my peripheral vision, as the other dancers swirl around.Continue reading “This Will Be (An Everlasting Love)”

Holding out for a Hero

Where have all the good men gone, and where are all the gods? Where’s the streetwise Hercules to fight the rising odds? … I need a Hero! So I’ve been thinking a lot about how to get started with writing my book that I have the cool idea for. It’s kind of a bit intimidating,Continue reading “Holding out for a Hero”

Right back where we started from

We gotta get right back to where we started from It’s gonna be weird to get back to a semblance of the life we used to know. There hasn’t really been a time of living in the UK where Alex and I both went off to work and came home. His first week of workContinue reading “Right back where we started from”

Livin’ la vida loca

My livin’ la vida loca over the past few months has definitely taken a different turn to the way I thought it would. So today I’m doing another imagination blog, about the holiday I can’t wait to go on in Spain when we are able to go there safely. So, deeply coloured by the memoryContinue reading “Livin’ la vida loca”