Writing is all about careful crafting, but is that always the case? What about if you could get all your words down on the page and then start thinking about how they work?
I was on a bus that got stuck today. When I say that I don't mean stuck in traffic, I actually mean stuck stuck. We were driving into the bus only zone of the town centre near to where I live and there was an ambulance parked opposite the road calming measure known as a [...]
I have been meaning to do this for a long while, but for some reason, I kept on putting it off. Today, as I was sitting at my desk in the office thinking about jobs and how there is no such thing as permanent anymore, I realised that there was much that I could, if [...]
I am already in the second day of my weekend - I do love days off (though would love them more if I hadn't been waiting in for a parcel that never materialised). It's almost 9.30 and I have been up for 2 hours and in those two hours I have finished whipping up some [...]
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I did a reformat yesterday, got bored with the plain white, and Adrian Brody - no matter how pretty he is and how cute he is with those little puppies - wasn't looking so inspiring any longer. now I have that gorgeous green - I don't know what it is about green and rain - [...]
Finally, after weeks of saying that I was writing it, and no sign to anyone apart from Aimee that it was actually being written at all...I am pleased to be able to present you with my newest fanfic. TITLE: The First Step RATING: Over 18 (Mature Adult) CHARACTERS: Luna, George SUMMARY: After Neville Longbottom’s defection [...]
Well today started well I must say! I am on my own all afternoon, doing very repetitive jobs (as they are the most important thing on my list for the rest of the week) and I have only gone and forgotten my mp3 player. I made sure last night I put it somewhere I could [...]
I have a stomach bug. I am keeping my fingers crossed that it will be gone by tomorrow, but until then I am living on cups of tea and cans of flat cola. I am also bored, this means that for the second time in two days I have rejigged my lj layout - so...pretty.
I have just spent the entire evening working to prepare for my dinner party tomorrow night. To mark the fact that my grandmother is away in Canada and I am now on holiday myself for two weeks I have invited some friends over for a three course meal. I am starting with garlic soup, with [...]