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I Made My Deadline… Just!

Okay, I just made it... and I feel uber relieved! Oh. My. Gosh. I was a little crazy this past month.. I tried to fit about 2 months worth of work into 1 😛 😀 🙁 Doing a 2nd draft edit in the final before editors deadline was a little dumb, but I MADE IT!… Continue reading I Made My Deadline… Just!

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Real Life Explosions

Bang! Explosion, fire everywhere and you're knocked on your ass! Okay, okay. I hear you asking, why are we talking about an explosion? In my spy adventures The Hannah Carmichael Chronicles, I had an explosion (Instalment 68 - link below if you want to check it out). I wrote that scene with NO idea what… Continue reading Real Life Explosions

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Decluttering My Life

I did something last week that lifted my spirits, made me feel more settled, and more organised (if that's possible)... I began the process of DECLUTTERING. I recently got the inspiration to sort through my vinyl record collection and DVD collections. It felt amazing to go through and pitch the stuff I wasn't going to watch or listen… Continue reading Decluttering My Life

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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

Inspiring

Your Words MATTER

I was at a local shop today, and I came across an important concept from a place of deep humiliation and hurt. Yes, I am going to share a very vulnerable story with you all so sit back and prepare for my, sadly, uncommon turn of events. I feel like after this whole pandemic situation,… Continue reading Your Words MATTER