As the sun came out I decided that Alban Elfed would be a good day to go for my first walk in the woods since Marmite died. It was a little bitter sweet but I definitely needed the fresh air and to see the start of the changing of the season for myself. Now for … Continue reading Walking the Day Away
Marmite, most beloved of hounds, has taken her last walk. She has been with me, faithful and true, for 13 yrs 7 months and I will miss her more than words can say. You were the best dog a girl could be blessed with, darling one, and you will live in my heart forever.
A lot can change in a month. This is especially true when that month includes a retreat that gives you the head-space and time to really look at your life and decide what you want to keep, what you think has outlived its usefulness, and what you want to bring in fresh. Which means there … Continue reading Monthly Musings: June 2016
Tending the garden has always been something that I’ve enjoyed doing but of late it’s been one of the many things that has been put on the back burner whilst I tried to combine studying and working. Now that I’ve got my evenings and weekends back again I have felt the call of the shrubbery … Continue reading April Monthy Musings: In Which I Rediscover My Green Fingers and Get Overexcited About Captain America
Dobby is a Free Elf! My exams are over and there are no more on the horizon for the foreseeable future so I’ve finally got my evenings and weekends back and the nagging guilt that plagued me whenever I had a break from studying has now disappeared as I am legitimately allowed to do whatever … Continue reading The Exams Are Done And I’m Back. Sort of.
... just completely caught up in trying to do ALL THE THINGS.I'm so sorry that there won't be any monthly musings. Despite me having finished my first exam (it happened, I did my best, I don't get the result 'til mid-December) work is still manic and because I'd put off so many chores and "grown … Continue reading Hello! I’m not dead …
I am pretty much running on empty right now, so this is going to be short, sweet, and to the point.I’m going on a total posting hiatus until October 9th because I just don’t have the time or energy to create any new content until my first exam is done (when I still won’t have … Continue reading Monthly Musings for August – a very early edition!
Oh my life what a month! I have been doing all the study and doing all the things as well. Which means I’ve an absolutely rubbish friend and beta reader and have many apologies to make. So we’ll start with that: To all the people who have attempted to contact me ... I apologise unreservedly … Continue reading Monthly Musings for July 2015
Which, respectively, are Lovely, Excellent and Noooooooo!I’ll work backwards and start with the Noooooooo. Which was my cry on Wednesday when I discovered that it’s possible to corrupt Word and Scrivener files by using them on both a Mac and a Windows PC via a USB stick. To cut a long story short (and because … Continue reading Slightly Late Words from the Week
And the words are Clickety-clickety-clickety-Woo-Woo!Yes, you guessed it, another train related posting, this time one written on the way home from a day working in London. It should be noted that I had been up since 4am in order to reach London for a spritely 8am, and fell asleep attempting to post it last night, … Continue reading Words from the Week