Category Archives: Writing

October 2016 writing challenge: The Stories

She looked out of the window. Her last boyfriend had called her a obsessed, a term she only half-heartily argued against. She knew her hobby was unusual though it wasn’t something that was really bad if you really thought about … Continue reading

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October 2016 writing challenge: The Emails

Ugh. There it was again. That soft chirping beside her that was barely audible most of the times, but in the early hours of the morning with her brain still half asleep and her eyes refusing to cooperate and open … Continue reading

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October 2016 writing challenge: The Aftermath

Even though Claire Spiddle had seen many horrible scenes in her time, nothing could ever have quite prepared her for this. It was a scene that most people only knew from horror films and perhaps the news; massive amounts of … Continue reading

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October 2016 writing challenge: The Drink

Sitting cross-legged on the bed, she reached over to pick up the glass with the orange liquid from the night stand. As usual she had insisted on a straw which would help her drink it more quickly. Today the straw … Continue reading

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October 2016 writing challenge: The Hangover

She woke up startled. A noise had infiltrated her dreams, loud and unforgiving it carried on unabated. She looked around expecting to see hundreds of people and commotion around her, but all she saw was the flicker of a siren … Continue reading

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Feeding my soul

​’Feeding your soul’ is a concept I have come across quite frequently from some lifestyle blogs I used to read but I never gave it any more meaning than ‘treat yourself’. After a tumultuous year, a few days of travelling … Continue reading

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2012 in review

2012 was a curious year for me with a lot happening. After glorious #funemployment lasting six months I got a new job that I am still enjoying ten months later. Whilst it is the best job I have had my … Continue reading

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