Life sometimes means you don’t have time to write. And you know what? That’s okay. … More That’s Just Life (June Update)
Why write at all? I suppose there are many things that can take up my time in the evening. TV. Reading a book. Playing computer games. There are loads of things I can do; and in the evening, I find I have 1 hour of time to do whatever I want with. It’s amazing, really, … More Why I Write (May Update)
March and April have been busy months. It’s springtime, so everything is growing and changing in the garden, the sun is rising up earlier (God does that make the drive to work easier), and there is just a feeling of newness in the air that is not felt in any other month. I love springtime … More April Update – Learnings from my Travels
This month’s blog is written whilst looking out on a grey and dreary February morning. It’s before work starts, before the world wakes up, and the only sound outside is the sound of the birds welcoming in the day, punctuated by the occasional car driving too fast down our road. February has been somewhat of … More February Update – Redefining Success
This month’s update comes from the bowls of late night writing, having just remembered it is, in fact, 31st January (somehow). And that another month has come and gone in the blink of an eye (I swear it was NYE yesterday…).
It’s the end of another year. A good time to reflect on the year gone by, and my wishes for the coming 2019.
I still can’t quite believe that I won at Nanowrimo. Sure, it was exactly 50,081 words, sure some of the scenes that I wrote are going to definitely get cut, and the whole chronology of the story is a giant puzzle that needs to be slotted together somehow. But I won.
This month has been something of a month of change. New blog layout, new approach to my projects and writing. Here is what has been happening the world of Alix. What’s in a name? That’s right, I’m trying out a new pen name – Alix.C.Jay instead of A.C.Jay. Not a huge difference, and yet at … More October Update – Pen names and Nanowrimo
Image credit: Disillusion – Takashi .M (Flickr) I’ve been quiet for a month. I haven’t posted much, and I haven’t been writing much. Summer has left us quite firmly now, and the leaves on the trees are turning the burnt orange and reds of Autumn. It’s a time of change. And a time to reflect.