Category Archives: Real Life Chatter

Posts in which I step away from my work to talk loudly (sometimes angrily, sometimes cheerfully) about real life stuff.

Open Letter To The Universe


Dear Universe, I don’t do religion. You know that. The organised aspect of it and all the kerfuffle that comes with it makes my head twist. I can’t cope. So instead of praying to any deity, I pray/thank/laugh at/scream at … Continue reading

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Five #IllyTips To Avoid Writer’s Burnout


Burnout. Last week I had a moment of shame when I realised that I let my fatigue and irritation influence a blog post. Not to say that I shouldn’t have felt these things. I have every right to; I’m a … Continue reading

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Mah Goals – wc 17/02 – REWIND!


Let’s try that again, shall we…. I have a very nice day. Gentle. Calm. Almost stress free. Do you know why? Because I didn’t try to work. I know lots of you are in a similar position to me; you … Continue reading

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#GoodThingsJar2013 December Update


There you have it. December done. Down. Dusted. And this >>>> is my good things jar. What an incredible year it’s been! What with all the wonderful things that have happened to me and I now have evidence of all … Continue reading

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#GoodThingsJar2013 November Update


HOW FREAKING AWESOME HAS NOVEMBER BEEN?!?! NaNoWriMo 2013 No only did I manage to complete the 50,000 words that NaNoWriMo requires in record time (11 days!) but I also finished the damn novel. As in, got to last line, hit … Continue reading

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