24
Apr
2021
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Black hole

I’m sure I’m not the only one who feels like I’d been sucked into a black hole and spent the last twelve months trying to crawl my way back out of it. Before the pandemic, I had made so much progress with my writing. I had an agent, a book proposal with major publishers and...
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17
Sep
2020
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Shattered dreams

It’s only now that I start to feel the real cost of the pandemic. It’s effect, now more discombobulating than ever, when I am faced with the truth about my dream of being a published writer. Like many aspiring or even established writers, I’ve been at a halt for months. The creative effervescence of the...
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9
Jul
2020
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The only world that makes sense

So it’s been a while. A few months of lockdown, getting some palliative relief that the nature was thriving in the absence of humans. The unprecedented available time to read, work and be creative. The relief of lifting the lockdown restrictions, followed swiftly by more worry and uncertainty. Nature pushed right back by humans reclaiming...
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20
Oct
2019
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Exploring Resistance

A friend recently asked me why I stopped blogging. I found the question deeply uncomfortable and I immediately launched my defence: because I don’t have time; because I work from home and I run a holiday rental business, not to mention two houses to look after. Then the real reasons began to reveal themselves. Because...
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