Are you a writer or a reader?

I had one of those moments today. Someone suggested I put together a newsletter for the Fibro. You know, weekly updates, little titbits, news and weather. Well, maybe not weather, …

How (not) to name your blog

When I started this blog, I knew nothing about blogging. Which is probably a good thing. It stopped me overthinking the whole thing, which would have put off the process …

Working on a little project…

I’ve been working on a little project. I’ve dragged in some friends, got a fabulous team together, and hatched a scheme. To help. It’s getting close. Dotting the odd I …

Losing the will to blog…

It’s been surprisingly easy not to blog for the past week. When I first started writing here, I would fret if I didn’t get a post up every single day. …

A few of my favourite blogs

I’ve been thinking a lot about blogging this week. Possibly to help me procrastinate when I was supposed to be doing other kinds of writing. Whatevs. Maybe blogging is on …

Going part-time (hard habit to break)

I’m going part-time. I’ve negotiated a flexible working arrangement with myself. I’ve put a business case together and showed myself how blogging five days a week is curtailing my other …

And the winner is…

 Thanks to everyone who entered my rather unusual giveaway. The entries have been read, the short list created, the votes tallied… etcetera etcetera. And Valerie Khoo, the powerhouse behind the …

The Guest Post conundrum

I was working my way through a guest post (I’ll link to it later in the week) tonight, remembering all the time a conversation that I’d had recently with Sister …

My #1 tip for bloggers

My mum is a very wise woman. One of her best pieces of advice ever? “You do what you do.” Always useful in those moments when you’re second-guessing yourself. Looking …

From blog to book – via Twitter

Good things come to those who Tweet. Just ask Kerri Sackville, author of new book When My Husband Does The Dishes… (Random House), launched today in Sydney. A freelance writer …