Depression and Me

Depression and Me

This was not a good week. Ever since I got diagnosed with depression, I’ve generally been pretty open with people about it. There’s little reason to hide away from the fact that it’s there. In being honest about it, I can get the support I need to get me through the...
Buttons

Buttons

So today is a day I am not looking forward to. My sister is officially moving out today and taking her cat, Buttons, with her. We rescued Buttons about a year and a half ago from the amazing RSPCA Radcliffe and he was the best decision we ever made for my sister’s...
How ideas become stories

How ideas become stories

Stories, whether they’re a book, a play, a film, a game, or any number of formats they appear in, all come from an initial idea. Something sparks something else and that eventually snowballs into a final product. Everyone has their own way of writing and everyone has...
A Journey of References

A Journey of References

I like references and easter eggs in media. I might not always be as ‘in the know’ about certain things as others (my knowledge of Marvel comics and old American sitcoms is certainly not strong enough to get all of the things hidden away in WandaVision), but the idea...
Writing for me | Writing for you

Writing for me | Writing for you

I knew I wanted to write something today but I couldn’t for the life of me figure out what. I started a blog post about dream jobs and scrapped it. I started to think about what inspires me to write. But nothing was quite sticking. It would appear that the curse...