life

A New Normal?

Life right now is unlike anything I had ever thought would happen. I'm only 26, so I wasn't around for some of the other disasters over the years - like WW2 or the Spanish Flu epidemic. Imagine my surprise, when something like Covid-19 happened during my lifetime. Jobs are different; spending time together is different;… Continue reading A New Normal?

Podcast

Proofing Pains (PODCAST)

What is it about proof reading and editing our work that is so frustrating? I always find it the most draining part of writing anything - a short story, a longer story or a full length book. The editing takes the longest, and is my least favourite part. How do I combat these issues? The… Continue reading Proofing Pains (PODCAST)

life

Snail Mode Vs Bullet Mode

I will NEVER eat snails... I just won't. Hopefully, I'll also never 'eat' a bullet... BUT, over the last few months, I've noticed that I have something in common with BOTH of these things... Apparently, I have two 'work modes'. I either go at snail pace and do almost nothing whatsoever, OR I do Way… Continue reading Snail Mode Vs Bullet Mode

life

Blessings Guilt

I have a difficult time accepting a compliment. I have a difficult time accepting a gift. I have a difficult time knowing that I have enough money to support myself - and beyond that - while also being aware that others have no home, no job, no food, and no little to no belongings. When… Continue reading Blessings Guilt

Fiction

Abducted With Siri (Fiction)

Sarah held her breath as the rope cut into her hands and down her thigh. How did she end up here? It wasn't how she thought her life would end... Trapped in a car, being kidnapped and taken who knows where. The man in the driver's seat was screaming something to the woman in the… Continue reading Abducted With Siri (Fiction)