It's a common and seemingly innocent question, whatever its form. What's your dream job? What would you rather be doing? It's a conversation often bouncing around a dinner party or over drinks. How often do people reply with "This, here. What I'm doing now." Very few I would imagine? Most likely, people rattle off glamorous … Continue reading What would you do if you weren’t doing this?
Stepping out of her midnight blue corolla at ten pm, Abigail’s sneakered feet instantly sunk into the wet clay. “For fuck’s sake.” She muttered. She walked across the car park on the balls of her feet, unsteady like a toddler taking his first steps. Her heavy bag swung about her shoulder threatening to throw her … Continue reading Into the Silence
Recently I tweeted that the television series, Jane the Virgin, was a good motivator for me as a writer. For those of you who've not seen the show, Jane, the protagonist, is an aspiring author. Whenever she sits down to write on screen or she gets a 'big break' as part of her storyline, I … Continue reading My top 6 motivators for writing