So, how will I remember the 2010s?

We all seem to be in a very reflective mood, now that we have kissed a decade goodbye, and I have certainly spent my share of time thinking about the past 10 years, and...

750 words of nonsense

Photo by Kyle Glenn on Unsplash Have you heard of the 750 word writing exercise? It was first introduced by Julia Cameron, in her book The Artist's Way. The premise is...

Are blogs going to make a comeback?

I think so! (But that's not why I'm writing on mine). I am quite aware that as things stand, blogs are dead in the water. People much prefer the quicker and more convenient medium of...

Is it too late to reflect on 2018?

I think not! Overall, I really enjoyed my 2018. Yes, of course there were some quite severe downs (cancer, death), but overall there were no serious setbacks. I learnt a lot of tough lessons,...

But where did the time fly?

So, technically it's four months since I've posted on this blog, almost to the day! But I am going to do a massive cheat and write "in-between" posts corresponding to the chronological date that...

Writing prompt 1/365: Outside the window

It's exactly the right time to be writing about views outside windows, because spring is arriving soon, and the gardens are preparing a warm welcome. I have a big tree outside my window, and...

Writing prompt 5/365: Deodorant

I came across this wonderful post by Elen Seidman at LoveThatMax.com. In it, she recounts a loooong list of things that she notices/remembers on behalf of her family, starting with "I am the one...
Eve D.
46yo mother of two. Serial entrepreneur. Huge procrastinator. Million ideas, few hours. Needs constant reminding that thinking of doing something is not the same as actually doing it. Co-existing with a super-rare lymphoma (and winning!) . Winning at life in general, actually.