NaNoWriMo comes around once a year, and anyone who follows a writing blog will at least be familiar with the month-long November event. Most writers think it’s fun, but some consider it proof that they’re the finest writer of a generation. But what does it take to take part, and
My mum gave me this bestseller as a Christmas present last year, but I didn’t rush to read it. I had plenty of books to make my way through, and the other book she brought seemed more appealing. I picked up the other book, and from the first line, I
I started my blogging journey in 2016, posting poetry and spoken word performances on SoundCloud. I built a decent following, not huge numbers, but a few supporters who engaged with my poems and helped me build my confidence. I’d never aspired to blog my opinions or tell stories because all I’d wanted to do was share my poetry.