A Writer’s Life

I have small children and things get broken. And I tell myself that this is why we can't have nice
I've spent the last two weeks in a fugue state of non-specific fear. Fear about politics, fear for my children,
The Gate cover
Look, here's a thing! Yesterday, JMS sent me the cover art for The Gate, my new short story. Matty comes
I signed up for NaNoWriMo, just to give myself a framework for this month, really, and I've been doing quite
Due to Confusing But Boring Domestic Circumstances, OH and I ended up having a quintessentially British lunchtime picnic in the
We're at the Children's Hospice this week - as some of you know, our child is life-limited, with an undiagnosed,
So, here's the thing. I've been writing for years, on and off, at varying levels of readability and in various
My aunt is dying. She's my mother's cousin and has no family other than her brother's children and us. She's
I've been pondering all the different lives we live, recently. I'm in my mid forties and so far I've done
I'm struggling this morning. The world news has finally floored me and I've going to have to step back for
I had planned to spend today being all authorly and actually doing some writing. Instead I have spent most of