I’ve just finished reading another article about the benefits -but mostly the hindrances- of MFA qualifications (US). These articles usually discuss whether the time and money spent on a writing degree is worthy of having special letters after your name, that in all honesty won’t earn you any more money in the big wide world. … [Read more…]
Sure, at the start of this blogging romance it was all exciting, fresh, and new. Oh and so much advice, so many people telling me what I should and shouldn’t do, backed with empirical evidence and flow charts and graphs, click meters and algorithms. Yes! I could commit to a social media plan with full responsibility – if you’re doing it, … [Read more…]
You know what? Something has to change. You jump up and the ‘T’ sign you make with your hands effectively calls ‘time out’ on your own bullshit. You stop scratching on the ground for excuses and instead sneak a look at the bigger picture. It seems so distant, such a high and lofty ideal. … [Read more…]
We’ve all gone down paths that we were told we should go down. We toddle down the path for a while and then stop and think; Hang on, this doesn’t seem right… When someone else sets our course – or worse still, demands it – we can’t wait to escape and forge our own path in … [Read more…]
Support. A dream-like safety net, Felt more than seen, truth more than hope, – birthing the discovery of a brave soul. Alone, yet part of the whole. Vulnerable, yet invincible. Misunderstood, yet accepted in entirety. The impetus to step out. The fuel to continue.