A shortage of spoons

This is not the next post I had planned. You may have noticed this is my first post since January – it’s March now, and February was a silent month for the blog. Lots happened – I’d love to tell you about the books I read, the films I watched, what else I’ve been upContinue reading “A shortage of spoons”

What I carry with me

I started my first ever creative writing course last week. As much as I’ve always loved writing and yearned to be a writer, I’ve never actually taken any formal training, done any workshops, anything like that. I think I’ve always been too afraid of criticism, even the constructive sort.  It definitely pushes me out ofContinue reading “What I carry with me”

2020 reading challenge

My previous post started, ‘all my life I’ve considered myself a writer’. While that’s true, all my life I have undeniably BEEN a reader.  I only vaguely remember being read to as a child – I became frustrated early on with the slow pace mandated by reading aloud and switched to reading independently, at myContinue reading “2020 reading challenge”

Five things about somuchkat

All my life I’ve considered myself a writer. I’ve always felt more able to articulate myself through the written word – out loud I can be awkward, brash, anxious. On paper (or screen…) I feel more like myself.  Yet I’ve put nothing out there. Twenty-eight years and all I have to show for it isContinue reading “Five things about somuchkat”

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