Blogging Challenge

As I wrote in my last post, I’ve been at odds with my writing since I came back from holiday (thanks to those of you who commiserated with my predicament). I’m gradually getting back the motivation and focus – I’ve written a short story, done a book review for The... read more

Where does motivation go when it deserts you?

In July I spent two weeks in the Algarve. Wonderful! Blue, blue sky, hot sunshine day after day (bliss after the dismal summer here), lounging by the pool, jumping the Atlantic breakers, walking on long, golden beaches, lazy lunches, sunset dinners … Yes, I loved it! So, did I come... read more