2019: the year of living intentionally;

So, what do you want to be when you grow up? The thing that sets Last Year’s Girl apart from any and all other creative…

2017: the year of living creatively;

If I all but predicted that 2016 would be a quiet one for me on the professional/self-development front, I guess I don’t get to complain…

yer maw’s a ‘proper writer’: a response to danielle tarento;

The minute you start talking – as theatre producer Danielle Tarento did, at a recent event – about some people not having the “intellectual background”…

now you’re someone else’s mess: last month’s mix, april 2015;

A monthly mixtape for you featuring some things that have caught my attention this month. I actually finished April’s mix in good time – maybe…

criminal minds in print;

It seemed like an appropriate time to read Steven Baxter’s excellent post on the unique pleasures of ‘writing for ink’, the same weekend that a…

the seventh thing i like the most;

Actually it’s only five things, but I couldn’t resist the chance to use a line from that Miley Cyrus song I am unashamedly diggin’ right…

sound and vision;

There was, of course, one small reason why I was looking forward to going home. Email correspondence with my workmates during the small window our…