My Garden Crush

By on Nov 25, 2016 in Blog Posts |

Blog to Blog, Yankee Candles and why I’ve gone off Gretchen Rubin

By on Jun 21, 2018 in Blog Posts, Cancer, Video, Winter | 0 comments

Today it’s all about trying out the theory that smell can improve our moods.

Swimming away from grief

By on Jun 14, 2018 in Blog Posts, Video, Winter | 0 comments

I tried to swim back to happiness (and away from grief)…

Beneath the Innocent Child in Prayer

By on Jun 10, 2018 in Blog Posts, Winter, Writing bits and bobs | 0 comments

I wrote this as a competition entry this month. The brief was to write about the discovery of a dead body for any type of character. It was inspired by a morning I spent at the Lady Lever Gallery. There was a meditator but the rest is fiction…

A new project

By on Jun 4, 2018 in Blog Posts, Winter, Writing bits and bobs | 1 comment

I can feel the enthusiasm bubble up through my chest and into my cheekbones. I rub my hands together and clasp them close to my beaming face. I burble and chirrup with excitement as I scribble notes about how I’m going to do it and what the steps will be.