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The 12 Best Posts Of 2017

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This year I’ve made another human being. It wasn’t planned and it wasn’t easy. I think if you had told me last year that I would have a daughter by the end of 2017, I would have laughed, cried, and maybe fainted. But, here we are – I have my own little family now, and …

How I’ve Been Writing Recently

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I’ve been writing in my journal a lot more. It’s easier than opening the laptop for some reason. Being able to grab a pen and my cherished journal, the one that says “Professional Dreamer” on the front, the one bought as a gift from my dearest friend several years ago – it just seems easier …

An Interview With: Chichi Writes

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Other freelance writers always fascinate and inspire me – I don’t think one can get enough advice about their chosen profession, and so, I turned to Chichi at Chichi Writes. I’ve followed Chichi for a little while now and thought that her transition from 9-5 worker bee to freelance writer was really successful and empowering. …

The Future Of My Writing

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I owe lots to blogging. I’ve made some wonderful friends in the blogging community, even fallen in love with somebody (he’s an ex now but that’s not the point). It’s enabled me to share some very personal things that have felt almost impossible to say out loud.

Using Writing As A Type Of Therapy

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I use writing to explain my thoughts, to make sense of the things that I am feeling. Lately though, I have been somewhat not able to let it all out, keeping some things to myself. This, in part, is what has made me fall a little bit out of love with my blog. I feel …