Is this goodbye?

I’ve been blogging for a few years and explored a number of topics, including writing, mental health and domestic violence. I’ve written empowerment posts, shared writing tips and invited you to join my online writing group.  I’ve maintained a level of consistency and then abandoned blogging altogether. I underestimated how studying for my degree would…

An Interview With LJB Novels

I’m celebrating the rise of writers through a series of fabulous interviews. No longer will we write in isolation when we have the power of the internet to bring awareness to who we are, what we do and why we do it.  Let’s get acquainted… Name: LJB Novels What do you do: Author Why do…

Why I Started Blogging

I know there are people who blog with the intent to be successful, but I didn’t really have a plan. Why I started blogging I wrote long statuses on Facebook and decided I needed another avenue to get my words out into the world. I was told often enough that my writing was inspirational, so…

Quotes to live by

I’ve searched the internet for powerful words and this is what I’ve found… Gorgeous, empowering words from fabulous women of different disciplines, that’s what I found.  A collection of wonderful words uttered and written by various members of the sisterhood, each contributing to the world in some way. I mean, there are PLENTY of quotes…

10 Things You Don’t Know About Me

Social media can trick you into believing you really know a person, but do you really know me? I’m a private person but I’ve been thinking about sharing more of my story online. I’ve had an incredible response to anything personal I’ve ever posted, from mental health, bereavement, domestic violence, you (yes, YOU, dear reader)…

An Interview With Marie McCarthy

I’m celebrating the rise of writers through a series of fabulous interviews. No longer will we write in isolation when we have the power of the internet to bring awareness to who we are, what we do and why we do it.  Let’s get acquainted… Name: Marie McCarthy What do you do: I’m an author…

Single Mum at University: FREE DOWNLOAD

It’s no secret that I have big dreams. Or at least, I had big dreams and I have achieved them all. I’ve just finished studying a Creative and Professional Writing degree and I’m beginning to feel like a champ for balancing my studies while being a mum. A few weeks ago I wrote a three-part…

What to do when you feel lost

Do you ever feel like you never really get to know yourself? That you’re always growing and developing and learning and reflecting and recovering from something? The world is ready and waiting to tell you who you are, pop you into a box with a label you never asked for, so you can spend a…

Write a short story in 5 days

It’s almost time for June’s 5-Day Writing Challenge! It’s almost time to plot, plan and write. Join us! Whether you are new to writing or experienced with putting words together, this writing challenge is designed to get your creative juices flowing! When the challenge starts: 5th June What you need: Writing materials and a desire to be a bad…

Can we talk?

I’ve been watching you. Not in a weird, stalker kind of way, but in awe. I don’t know how you do it. I don’t know how you went through that, and still get up every day. Even on the days you stay in bed, there’s still a glimmer of hope in your eyes, a passionate…

An Interview With Woeful Writes

I’m celebrating the rise of writers through a series of fabulous interviews. No longer will we write in isolation when we have the power of the internet to bring awareness to who we are, what we do and why we do it.  Let’s get acquainted… Name: Woeful Writes What do you do: Write fiction, write…

An Interview With Lindsay Elizabeth

I’m celebrating the rise of writers through a series of fabulous interviews. No longer will we write in isolation when we have the power of the internet to bring awareness to who we are, what we do and why we do it.  Let’s get acquainted… Name: Lindsay Elizabeth What do you do: Fiction (mainly fantasy…