freelance mondays: finding a work ‘base’ at the blythswood;

“Find yourself a base.” This one tends to show up near the top of all those how to freelance/work from home without completely ruining your…

culture consumption: april 2017;

The best reason not to make New Year’s resolutions? Everybody breaks them anyway. And April was the month in which I broke a quiet promise…

freelance mondays: on choosing not to have it all;

Turns out that some of us don’t give a shit about having it all. We live in a world that glorifies busy; and while there…

the power of poetry: world poetry day with viking;

You know, I never really got on with poetry. I dabbled with it, of course, as teenage girls – particularly teenage girls who are members…

the big girl’s guide to office appropriate attire;

Yesterday was a Good Day. I spent the morning at citizenM in Glasgow, getting my head around some of the basics of podcasting courtesy of…

the silver linings pixlet: productivity hacks for the perpetually anxious;

Just after Christmas, I got an email from a friend. “Can we talk?” she said. “You know how you’re always open about your mental health…

have yourself a merry little christmas giveaway;

One woman cannot fight a war against creeping commercialisation, but I have made it my practice not to think about, celebrate or shop for Christmas…