Nincompoop

  Imagine a young Dame Edna Everage paint her orange, now put a blonde Side-Show Bob (from the Simpsons) wig on her. Breathe. It’s ok. Next give her the brightest pink tights you could imagine and the wickedest… Read More

Begin Again – the creative process

  It’s that time of year when the promise of light is in the air. For those of us who have been sat in the darkness for too long – this one is for you. Hacking through bracken,… Read More

Arvon Writing Retreat – ‘writing for radio’

   Arvon has been shrouded in mystery for some years for me, I’d heard it’s only for real writers, people who take themselves seriously. I always presumed I wasn’t quite good enough to go. How do you know… Read More

The Truth Behind Freelancing

Recently I wrote a super positive blog post on freelancing, which was quite brilliant. Today I want to share with you the dark side of walking this self-employment path, the side that no-one really wants to admit to…. Read More

A Sense Of Entitlement – Do you deserve it?

I go to a gym, nothing wrong with that right? I have got to that age where frankly if I don’t exercise the many years of drinking and body abuse I have indulged in, starts to show. There… Read More