Category: Daily Life

NaNoWriMo Day 6: Sugar and Spice

And so, 20 pages in. Ada meets Daniel. Finally, the story begins. At least, the story that I dreamt about a couple of weeks ago. Now, in my dreams the journey that Ada and Daniel embark on has a very clear direction, with a specific destination. However, in my...

NaNoWriMo Day 5: Something Sweet

Oh man. Oh man, Oh man am I craving a strawberry bon bon right now. Tonight I’ve managed to close the chapter on a sad twisted event in the novel and moved onto new sweeter pastures. Ada, my heroine of the story, owns a sweet shop, “Something Sweet,” and...

NaNoWriMo Day 3: Disaster Strikes Again!

  It’s not going well. Following my disastrous first two days of NaNo I have continued the trend by learning another lesson. This one you’ll laugh at, probably. Lesson 2: Save your work. Sounds simple right? You’d think that any self-respected writer would know to SAVE their work before...

NaNoWriMo Day 1 and 2

Ok. So I have already learned a valuable lesson during this year’s National November Writing Month: Choose your writing software…and stick to it. My eight year old is rather obsessed keen on Roblox. He has commandeered my laptop to play Pet Simulator, and in a bid to keep him...

If my Poochon Puppy had Insta, this is what she would post.

*Phone vibrates at 7:28am* Where’s my phone? *yawn* What notifications have I got?…Time to start updating my Insta for the day ya’ll… “Morning snuggles with my human. #nofilter #wokeuplikethis #chill #ownerandme #morning”  “When you try to take a picture of your food and you accidentally end up with the...

The Magic and Wonder of Walking in the dark!

I took my dog out for a walk tonight – after dark. As a woman, I usually feel intimidated going out alone in the dark, but never fear my readers, now I have Daisy to back me up! Yeah, you can laugh. I’m not serious. Walking a Poochon does...

What was THAT pain??

This post is a right pain to get through! Not for the faint-hearted!...