2013

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I’m going to be published!

Sooo… I have some news :). One word. Well, four: The Zharmae Publishing Press! Perhaps that deserves a couple more exclamation marks: !!!! I wrote a book last year. My first one, with all the expected flaws and awkwardnesses. I sent it off to Zharmae in February, just to see what would happen. I will…

Vale Blackie

Vale Blackie

Blackie was a beautiful Barnevelder chicken who has lived with us for the past nine or so months. She died today after failing to wake from an operation to repair a partial vent prolapse. Blackie was noisy, cheeky and very curious. I’m going to miss her.

Real life vs writing…

I’m in my final semester of my nursing degree so life, as you can imagine, is busy. Nonetheless, I’m pleased to say that I did finish the second edit of my book by the end of July. Many thanks to Jason Franks for not only wading through the whole thing but also providing his usual…

The dank, dark world of editing…

Perhaps it’s time to write a little something here. As it is, I had a couple of posts up but I deleted them on one of those (far too frequent) days when I decided that me writing was about as useful as mites on a chicken. And no doubt I’ll delete this post as well,…

One day…

One day I might set this up as a true record of my writing exploits… For now, this site exists predominantly so that I can hang my nursing portfolio off it. You can find a link to that on the About page, but you’ll need a password to be able to access it – it’s…