My A-Z of stuff.

  I don’t really know where this post is going…I just thought an A-Z of myself would be fun. A is for anxiety and not letting it consume me. B is for the unread books that gather dust upon my shelves C is for my new edition, the adorable kittus cattus. D is for ducks…… Continue reading My A-Z of stuff.

“What’s your USP?”…

  In my very early days of serious blogging I was chatting to a lady about my blog and she asked to see it. I gave her my site address and she had a quick look. She asked me, “What’s your USP?” USP wasn’t a term I was familiar with so I drew a blank.…… Continue reading “What’s your USP?”…

Get a proper job…

  …but I’m a blogger!   I love being a blogger. I write things down and people read it. That is my life and I love it. I am aware that not many people ‘get it’. “What is a blog?” “What do you do?” “Why not just get a proper job?” “I don’t get it?”…… Continue reading Get a proper job…

Northern Blog Awards 2017

Northern Blog Awards On Saturday night I lost my blog awards virginity and it did not disappoint. This was the first annual Northern Blog Awards, created and organised by the incredible HollyGoesLightly. I have never attended an event like it, from the venue down to the name cards, every detail was perfect. When I first began…… Continue reading Northern Blog Awards 2017

UK Indie Lit Fest 2017

A few months ago I met Dawn Singh in a group on Facebook and she asked if I’d like to attend the UK Indie Lit Fest as a guest blogger. Of course I would. A chance to promote myself and meet some like minded authors. If I’m completely honest events such as this scare the…… Continue reading UK Indie Lit Fest 2017

Your friends are not your fans…

I’m going to get straight to the point. Your friends and family are NOT your customers, fans or followers. It seems like the easy option at first and actually sounds like a brilliant idea. You have set up your business, you have a website, social media site, business cards. You have the best feeling about…… Continue reading Your friends are not your fans…

Things I love (There’s a lot of stuff)

    I was once told that I use the word ‘love’ too often and if it was said too much it lost it’s meaning. Well b***s to that! I love lots of things. Plus, the word ‘love’ just rolls nicely off the tongue, ‘like’ is too much effort 😛   So here is my…… Continue reading Things I love (There’s a lot of stuff)