I rage Google stuff all the time. Questions like: WHY…
Posted on 11 July 2023
“Why don’t you enter the Pole Theatre competition?” I’m not…
Posted on 27 June 2023
Sometimes, people tell me they hate their book. Their work in progress.
On occasion, I say it myself, about a book I’m working on.
“Okay,” I say. “That’s okay.”
And then I ask: “What do you mean by hate?”
Posted on 20 June 2023
“Aggressively unhelpful writing advice.” “Just open up your legs and…
Posted on 13 June 2023
Here are 26 things I wish I’d known before becoming…
Posted on 06 June 2023
Picture the scene: you’re reading David Sedaris. “Although I had…
Posted on 30 May 2023
If your drive to write a book is big enough, time doesn’t have to be the reason you don’t get it done.
Posted on 23 May 2023
The first time I picked up…
Posted on 25 April 2023
What if I told you that you don’t have to wait for a magic sky fairy to give you permission to create? And you could be inspired any damn time you like?
Posted on 18 April 2023
If I wanted a list of places I could possibly visit, I’d Google it.
I often do, actually, and end up visiting none of them.
I get overwhelmed with the amount of choice shoved in my face, and that mental overload causes the kind of mini-meltdown that I wouldn’t even want my cats to witness…
Posted on 04 April 2023
What are you doing just because you’ve always done it?
Can you stop doing it? What does that create space for?
Posted on 24 March 2023
Why are you doing what you do? Writing what you write? Creating what you create? Vicky asked herself this recently and realised she wasn’t enjoying herself. Tune in this week and listen to Vicky and Joe talk about creativity, different types of intelligence, the reasons we do the things we do, and why we should be feeding our souls as well as our bank accounts.