Category: Ramblings

NaNoWriMo Wrap-Up

What was I thinking deciding to participate in NaNoWriMo? What. Was. I. Thinking? The skin on the tips of my fingers is practically all gone, rubbed away from hours spent typing at my computer. My posture has suffered more than I want to admit… it was perfect in September, outstanding in October, and it’s reached Quasimodo levels of bad now… Read more →

So Long School, Hello Life!

It’s official! I’ve finally graduated from university in creative writing. Well, to be fair, it was official a while ago but I actually have the diploma to prove it now. I spent the better part of my day in a stuffy hall with 500 of my peers (of which I only recognized six), dressed in heavy black robes that made… Read more →

Onwards And Upwards… I Hope

It’s never easy quitting a job. Ok, that’s a lie. Some jobs are only too easy to quit, and the real challenge is trying to stick them out. Fortunately that wasn’t the case with the job I left today. I’ve worked as a journalist for Shalom Life for just over a year now. This Jewish lifestyle publication took a chance… Read more →