Category Archives: Blogging

23 Things

I’m taking an online class entitled ’23 Things’, which aims to expose its students to a ‘range of digital tools that will help you in your development as a researcher, and a professional.’ This programme is part of my professional … Continue reading

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Quick Post – 95% not alone

The Thesis Whisperer posts about habitually getting only 95% of her writing completed. Personally, I don’t think anyone gets 100% of their work completed 100% of the time. There will always be stories that go unwritten, blog ideas that never … Continue reading

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Quick Post – Academic Blogs

The Guardian’s ‘Academic Blogging Tips‘ are not only full of essentials for the scholarly blogger, but also for those of you non-fiction writers thinking about starting an online voice. Plus, tip number 4, ‘Blog as yourself’, might be useful to … Continue reading

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Re-Reading Project: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

My good friend Emilie is hosting a Re-Reading Project over on her blog, Jill of all Genres. Each month a fellow writer or blogger re-reads a book from their youth and discusses the differences between reading the chosen novel as … Continue reading

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On the Street…

GENERATORprinthouse – ‘a digital platform for the dissemination of critical discourse’ – is doing a funky project called ‘Anyone Incapable of Taking Sides Should Say Nothing’, and I have a little piece in their weekly newspaper. I’ve posted a link … Continue reading

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Internet Trolls

One of the most popular posts on my blog is Bloggin Identity: Anonymity or Transparency, and I believe this is because as more people become internet-literate they want to share their lives with the world. Furthermore, the internet is a … Continue reading

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Posts over at ShortbreadStories

The three following posts, and one collection of essays, have recently appeared on ShortbreadStories Summer Motivation: ‘As writing is traditionally an indoor sport, and with summer and all its sunshiny glory ahead of us, how do you get motivated to write?’ … Continue reading

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