Reading Catch Ups

Reading Round-Up: 10th – 16th December 2020

Don't run before you can walk, isn't that the saying? Apparently that's what I did this week because I'm only halfway through the novel I started. So in order to get a review up in time, I had to resort to short stories again. The shame. Here's my theory on this travesty: I'm still haven't… Continue reading Reading Round-Up: 10th – 16th December 2020

Reading Catch Ups

Reading Round-Up: 4th – 10th November 2020

I may have some wonderful, terrifying, life-changing news. As of Monday, I am officially a full-time author! I had plans in maybe two or three years to make this a reality but the pandemic changed everything for me and my husband. He went from commuting to a London office every day to working entirely from… Continue reading Reading Round-Up: 4th – 10th November 2020

The Anxious Author

The Importance of Taking a Week Off…At Least – The Anxious Author

Fiction authors are compulsive creatures. We kill characters, start new projects and post our writerly frustrations to social media with reckless abandon. Perhaps most importantly, we write compulsively. I am one of the worst culprits for descending into a writing spiral. Getting so caught up in creating a story that it becomes all you can… Continue reading The Importance of Taking a Week Off…At Least – The Anxious Author

The Anxious Author

What Do We Do At A Crossroads? – The Anxious Author

Nobody faces the grim reaper without having faced a crossroads or two in their lives. A choice which significantly changes our trajectory in the grand scheme. Of who we become and the memories we will make, not to mention whether or not our dreams will be accomplished. All of these sometimes hinge on one crucial… Continue reading What Do We Do At A Crossroads? – The Anxious Author

Reading Catch Ups

Reading Round-Up: 23rd – 29th October 2020

Maybe it was more appropriate to read some horror-themed urban fantasies this week. Next year, I want to make an effort to really build up to Halloween. A lot of us are already thinking about Christmas and it seems unfair that our favourite spooky holiday doesn't get enough credit. Halloween is going to be a… Continue reading Reading Round-Up: 23rd – 29th October 2020