ROW80 Update

This week, I kept my ROW80 goals nice and simple. They were: Do initial read through of Daughter of Kings - Almost there, only 9 chapters to go. Reading through the print out, reading the scenes in order, has made it so much clearer where the work needs to be done and which scenes still need a … Continue reading ROW80 Update

Oops I Did It Again

Continuing in a long line of last minute, potentially poorly thought out decisions, I've decided to attempt Camp NaNoWriMo this year. Yes, it starts tomorrow. Yes, I haven't planned a thing. No, I have no idea what I'll focus on. This will basically be me for the whole month. I have no idea (really) what … Continue reading Oops I Did It Again


This week has been rubbish. The assignments are piling up and generally I've just been feeling bleh. I wouldn't say I'm feeling homesick as such, at least, not for a place. But this is the week when the reality of months of not seeing all the people back home that I know, and love, and … Continue reading Honestly

Spring has Sprung

Despite the persistent cold and the snow that fell last week, spring in Edinburgh is now well and truly in full swing. Flowers are blooming in the meadows and, when it's not raining, the sky is a brilliant blue. Unfortunately, I haven't really seen much of the weather because I've been stuck inside writing my … Continue reading Spring has Sprung