I’m not good at resolutions. I’m not good at sticking to new habits or ideas. I have lost count of how many times I have said, “THIS is the year I stop cracking my knuckles.” I’ve never managed it. But I know I have to set goals for 2019. I had no set goal for… Continue reading Goal Setting in 2019
How Do You Like Me Now? by Holly Bourne Pub. 2018, by Hodder & Stoughton This is the first time in several years I have read a book in the same year it was published. I almost always buy books second hand because I am a cheapskate. The last time I can remember is reading… Continue reading Book Review: How Do You Like Me Now?
I didn’t do a review of 2017. I was so blindsided by the sleeplessness and the stress of having a 3 month old who never slept at night and a 3 year old who wanted me awake in the day, that is was all i could do to get from one end of the day to… Continue reading 2018: A Year In Review
I am in serious catch up mode right now. In the month since coming here I haven't written a word until two days ago. Part of the reason was catching up with my parents, family and friends. Part of the reason was Little T. He was so wakeful. I was too exhausted by 8pm to… Continue reading Catch Up
I want to start reviewing the books I read. Partly to help me remember them better and partly to learn how to recognise the good and bad in a story. As a reader I am not able to articulate much beyond the "feel" of a story and if I want to be a writer I… Continue reading Review – Bronte’s Book Club