A little while ago I wrote a post titled Are book covers important, or is it only the story that matters? When I finished writing that it made me question how important is the title of a book? Does it directly affect whether people will read it or not? Personally, I think the title of… Continue reading How important is the title of a book?
Do you have a workspace at home? Maybe you work from home, or you're studying, or perhaps you are a fellow blogger. It could be that you just have a spot in the house that you go to when you have to complete boring adult/household tasks like comparing insurance or paying bills. Any of that… Continue reading Top 5 things to keep in your workspace
This is a question that I have been thinking about lately. Not long ago I would have said with absolute certainty that the cover of a book is not at all important and it is only the words inside that matter. But then I created my profile on Instagram and things started to change. I discovered… Continue reading Are book covers important, or is it only the story that matters?
Wise words aren't they? You will probably be aware by now that I love reading quotes, I find them so inspiring. I also find it comforting when I come across some words that somebody else has spoken that I can either relate to or that can make me feel better about something that is troubling… Continue reading How I found inspiration in the words of another
Ok, so before I get into this, can I just start by asking where did April go? This month flew by didn't it? April was another pretty quiet month for me but that's not to say that I didn't have highs, lows and standout moments that I would like to share with you. I hope… Continue reading My April in a nutshell
A little while ago I wrote a blog post all about how I find the motivation to blog. You can check it out here if you haven't already. My aim of that post was wanting to share my tips on how to stay motivated when you feel disillusioned. I feel a little silly writing this now… Continue reading Falling off the radar
I have a full time job. It's a shift work job that can cover anything over a 24 hour period, 7 days a week. Some shifts are easy, some are difficult. There are weeks where I feel exhausted because I'm running super low on sleep and weeks where I feel full of energy because my… Continue reading How to strike a balance when you blog and work
Thank-you notes are cool right? Whether they are the old fashioned pen and paper type or the more up to date text or email; they’re nice to give and receive aren’t they? I always try to say thank-you because I’m a stickler for good manners, and I think I achieve it with people but what… Continue reading A little thank-you to a favourite thing
I have been meaning to write this post for a while now but for some reason I just never got around to it. But now I have. This post is going to be all about why I decided to start a blog. I hope you enjoy reading it! So, I have always enjoyed reading blog… Continue reading Why did I create my blog?
If somebody asked me what would be slap bang at the top of my bucket list, I wouldn’t hesitate to answer with I want to be a published novelist. I would love to walk into a book shop or browse the internet and find my novel, with my name on the front, published. It has… Continue reading Why I would love to be a novelist