Happy New Year, everyone! I hope you all had a lovely Christmas and that you’re starting the year happy and healthy. After a difficult couple of months, I’m excited by the fresh start that the New Year brings.
Tag: writing update
Happy New Year everyone! 2021 has been a rollercoaster year for me, but I’m grateful for all the people who have supported me through it. Below is my reflection on the highlights and challenges of the year, plus my reading, writing and blogging stats.
The last couple of months have been pretty eventful. I attended my first in-person author event and performed in a dance show. I’ve also had school opening evenings, medical appointments and social events galore.
This summer break has been one of the busiest I can remember! The last week of July was packed with events including the school prom, a colleague’s graduation party, a kid’s birthday party and my own birthday meal. Then we went on holiday to Hunstanton in Norfolk for a week
My short story “Beneath the Roots” will be featured in the anthology Fall Into Fantasy 2021, coming September 21st from Cloaked Press.
It’s been a busy month at work but I’m currently on half-term break for a week. I’m hoping to have fun with my daughter and recharge my batteries before the madness of term 6 begins.
I realised today that I haven’t done one of these updates since March. Oops. Things have been quite busy since I finished working from home and returned to working in school full time.
This month the IWSG asks: Are you a risk-taker when writing? Do you try something radically different in style/POV/etc. or add controversial topics to your work?