As a writer I thrive on the opportunity to spend extended periods of time with others who love words as much as I do. It’s a real treat to occasionally be able to immerse myself in all things writing and be surrounded by others who feel the same. My recent trip to Melbourne for the National Writers’ Conference was a chance to do just that – and spend some time with … [Read more...] about What do a girls’ weekend away and writing have in common?
Like so many others I like to start each new year by thinking about what I’d like to achieve in the next 12 months. I always have a list of goals, which span personal and professional aspirations. For the past few years I’ve set myself a word as the theme for year, with each goal radiating from that one idea. My word for this year is “knowledge”. A friend pointed … [Read more...] about The Pursuit of Knowledge