Sometimes, when we are really lucky, we can anticipate something with excitement and then not be disappointed by it when it arrives. I watched the new Gilmore Girls A Year In The Life episodes today. Sure, they are schmaltzy and full of in-jokes and… Ach, I can’t be bothered to point out the faults because… Continue reading Gilmore Joy
Disney just released the first proper trailer for the live action version of Beauty and the Beast. Whilst stalling on my next NatNoWriMo daily word count target yesterday I couldn’t resist a little click of the mouse. The moment that music started I was transported back to the original movie and how magical it had… Continue reading Beauty and the Beast
This November I am trying to write a novel in a month. It’s something that I have done for the last four years. Each November I have completed the NatNoWriMo Challenge – writing a rough draft of at least 50,000 words, and yet it has never translated into an actual novel that I have been… Continue reading Novel Writing
When did I start to assume that all the things taking place in the world would not want me to take part or join them? More importantly, how can I change that default world view?
I think one of the falsehoods that single people torture themselves with is the notion of happily ever after. I don’t mean the most dominant aspect of this notion; about finding a soulmate to complete you and shower you with perfect romance. What I mean is the idea that once you are with your partner… Continue reading Happily Ever After?