Here’s to the New Year

How’s your 2018 been? Mine has been… interesting! It’s been a year of ups and downs and a year of firsts. The downs of depression, the ups of starting to feel like myself again. The downs of saying goodbye to some friends and hello to wonderful new ones. And as for firsts… there have been […]

What Is Being Brave, Anyway?

Today, I abseiled down a 12-storey building. In the wind and the rain (and some welcome sunshine towards the end, too). Why? To raise money for charity. But there’s another reason too. You might be reading this because you know me and what comes next will come as no surprise. Or you might be reading […]

Goodbye 2017, Hello 2018

I can’t quite believe it’s New Year’s Eve again. I haven’t written resolutions, haven’t planned what new diet I’ll start tomorrow (because that’s what you do in January, right?!), and I haven’t made any great plans for how I will make 2018 my year.  I don’t know about you, but I never manage to stick […]

October Writing Challenge Day 31: Ghosts

Well, we’ve come to the end folks.  I haven’t always been on time, but I have thoroughly enjoyed sharing these little word-adventures with you this month (yes, even the Mother-in-Law and candy wrapper prompts ;)).  Since it’s the last day, I thought I would be brave and share with you a special piece that is […]