My Life As A Writer

Writing is hard and easy. It is both a joy and agony. There are moments of jubilant dizziness, despair, comfort, anger, tears and laughter, sometimes all that same time. It is equal parts stressful and stress relieving. When not writing I yearn to be writing and sometimes when writing I crave to be anywhere but…

3 Days 3 Quotes Challenge

Darkness has a bad reputation in my opinion. There’s a lot to be said in favour of the luxurious, silky and encompassing nature of darkness. Story tellers endeavour to embolden the belief that darkness is evil, that it serves to arouse your senses to unseen terrors. I believe that darkness is an opportunity to retreat…

Team Sugar, Mortality and Everything In Between

About a month ago I was diagnosed with diabetes, which kinda sucks. Through the idiotic method of internet diagnosis I had a pretty good idea this was why my toes had gone numb, not to mention the reason I’d shed 10 stone in weight over the last few years. So what did I do with…

Rhyming for a hit of delirium

Not too long ago I held a belief that my real life impeded my need to explore a life inside Imaginationland. I wanted to create stories and share them with others. I wanted time to write, to create characters and watch them have lives of their own.  When Mr Sandman visits each night, my eyelids…