Fighting A Losing Battle

For those of you who are just discovering my blogs, I am working on my 1st novel – “Life’s A Ball?” that follows the loves the live’s and the losses of five women. Within the first few pages of the novel my main protagonist recieves a Valentine’s Card from “?” With a beautifully hand written […]

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The things I say …

On the colour PURPLE …. “Life is very unpredictable … there are very few consistancies within it … however, me and my love of all things purple will last forever” Thursday 12th March 2009 – Facebook On having a bad day …. “Ever had one of those days … where the thought of becoming Godzilla’s […]

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Grandma

I think I was incredibly lucky to be as old as 16 the first time that I experienced the death of a close family member. As the youngest of 5, I know that it could have quite easily been a situation where I was too young to even remember my Grandma but its hard to […]

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Life’s Longest Mile

In September 2007, two of my friends passed away. Both had life threatening conditions and to loose one of them was a bitter blow and myself and my work colleagues were still reeling from the shock when we learnt that the other friend has also passed away. Again, it was the first time I’d experienced […]

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The Crush

I work at in the Fleet Dept, of an insurance company and for Valentine’s Day 2009 we had a competition. The prize was a £20 for pretty much anywhere. The taks was to do something romantic that would capture the managers heart. I wanted my entry to be a poem, but I wasn’t really feeling […]

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Seasons of Love

In the summer of 2000, before my partner and I moved to Leeds, I was studying an AS Level in English Language. My coursework for the class was based around creative writing. I’d already used up 95% of my word allowance on The Basement, when my tutor told me that I needed to submit 2 […]

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