Monthly Archive: October, 2011

Craving Rejection (or, why we need Alexis Stewart to piss us off)

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I’m sad. Dejected, really. I had an email pop up in my inbox yesterday, a magazine I had submitted two poems to wanted me to know, “… After careful review of your poems,… Continue reading

The ninth writer on the blog is…

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Becky Sain She has been working in public education, especially with children with autism.  I’m a mother of three, Sometimes I write. That’s about it…..  When I was 13 I wrote a poem… Continue reading

One week

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It is Autumn in England. We got the hour that we lent to summer back last night, a reminder that winter is nearly here. The light will be fading by five today, even… Continue reading

Broken Connections

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My iPhone 4s is two weeks old today. I got it the day it came out because I got swept up in the hype that might see Apple’s profits hit $40bn this quarter.… Continue reading

The divided brain – joining thing up

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This was my back up plan, should I not be able to write. I am a big fan of the RSA talks generally, so it’s a double whammy when they are combined with… Continue reading

(Im)patients

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I am not a very patient patient. Illness makes me feel uncomfortably vulnerable; and it is frustrating to find that your head wants to do one thing and yet your body is saying… Continue reading

These are a few of my favourite things…

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Day three and I haven’t even introduced myself properly. It did cross my mind that one of the things I love about writing is that it removes the need for introductions: the words… Continue reading

Collaborations

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It is strange to log into a blog that is not my own. My WordPress dashboards have always been intensely personal places, filled with words that I know my way around. Creative spaces… Continue reading

Autumn in London

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It is autumn in England. In my complaints about the shorter days and an inevitable lusting for the summer that never quite came, I had almost forgotten how beautiful autumn can be. I remembered,… Continue reading

The eighth writer on the blog is….

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Melissa Wolfe A social media insights & strategist from London, UK. This is what the previous writer had to say about her “She’s a fabulous writer, a better person, and I thought another… Continue reading