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…

Single mum at University: My Story (PART THREE)

Read Part Two here. I’ve had to manage my uni work around my girls and everything else that I do (blogging, podcasting, events, coaching, workshops etc). Here’s how I do it: Make the most of the time spent at on campus. This means going to the library in between lectures, using the printing facilities, researching…

An Interview With Charlene Antrobus

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: Charlene Antrobus What do you do: I’m an author….

Single mum at University: My Story (PART TWO)

Read Part One here. I arrived at university expecting to learn how to be smart. I remember feeling intimidated at the prospect of interacting with people who were much more intelligent than me. I worried I’d come across common and uneducated, that my small vocabulary would prevent me from entering any kind of dialogue with…

Single mum at University: My Story (PART ONE)

In short, yes it can. But I will elaborate. Here’s my story. (This is a three-part series) I’m currently in the last few weeks of studying for a Creative and Professional Writing degree at the University of Wolverhampton, and I can’t quite believe that I’m at this point. Though it’s been three long years, it’s…

An Interview With Maeve Stoltz

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: Maeve Stoltz What do you do: Creative Writing Coach…