Falkirk Storytelling Festival 2017

Well, I’m almost back to earth again, a week after the conclusion of Falkirk Storytelling Festival 2017. The festival ran from 21st to 24th September, and I think for the whole weekend my feet never touched the ground. With so many Read More …

Inspirational Books Written By Women

  Inspirational Books Written By Women In this selection of inspirational books, I’ve decided to focus exclusively on novels and books written by women. There isn’t really any particular reason that I’ve chosen female authors, except for the fact that Read More …

New Year’s Resolutions and Goal Setting

OK, so when most people talk about New Year’s resolutions they mean that they are going to sign up for an expensive gym membership or try some new diet. Usually, by the end of January, their plans have failed and Read More …

Feisty Female Characters In Classic Literature

Despite having studied English Literature, and being a self-professed bookworm, I struggled to come up with a shortlist of strong  and complex female characters, which have inspired me or had any sort of lasting effect. After many days of pondering Read More …

Ways To Spend Some “Me” Time To Help You Unwind

For the past few years, I’ve worked really hard to get to where I am now. In the early days of freelancing, I would often work double-shifts –  with my full-time job during the day, then writing work in the Read More …