Category: Writing

reflecting

Reflecting

Reflecting on the A to Z Challenge even though it’s a mere week since it ended evoked a wistfulness for those daily interactions with other bloggers on my blog and on theirs. I asked...

story till now

The story till now… #guest post

A writing journey isn’t done till you stop writing, so calling it the story till now seemed just right because for a writer your journey goes on and on till you give up the...

Black on white - Writing is only reading turned inside out

Reader, do you write? #IWSGFeb2017

Reader-write How has being a writer changed your experience as a reader. As I read Sue Monk Kidd’s The Invention of Wings I noticed that I was enjoying the book at two levels.  I...

Insecure Writer's Support Group

The best thing about being a writer #IWSG

What is the best thing about being a writer? NOVEMBER’S QUESTION: What is your favourite aspect of being a writer? This is actually a superb question because it brings you back to why you love...

Grumpy Cat perfectionist

Are you a perfectionist? #IWSG

When do you know your story is ready? Never, if you’re a perfectionist. As a writer you’re never quite satisfied with what you’ve written wanting it to be better than what it is or...

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Furry friends #Cherishedblogfest

I’m just back from the mountains and I’ve left my head and my heart there which means it’s exceedingly difficult to wrap my thoughts around anything. I’m writing this blog post with my kidneys....

Insecure-no-longer – how feedback helped

No more Insecurity Insecure? Not anymore Insecure no longer Insecure-no-longer Writing is a solitary business that requires you to bare your inner self, exposing it to the public eye where insensitive people can be...

Insecure Writer's Support Group

Insecure Writer’s Support Group – June

IWSG already? I hadn’t even realised it’s June before my phone started sending me reminders for the Insecure Writer’s Support Group. May wasn’t the best month After the #AtoZChallenge May was a bad month...

Reflections #AtoZChallenge

Reflections on my first #AtoZChallenge Thinking abut my first #AtoZChallenge took me back to the decision to participate. Reflections on uncertainties – I wasn’t sure I would manage to blog every day( except Sundays)...

Insecure Writer's Support Group

Free writing #IWSG

Free writing Put pen to paper. Set a timer and begin scrawling, without allowing the tip of the pen to leave the page before the timer goes off. A small skipping motion from one word...

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