Writing Workshop – World Mental Health Day

I’ll be running a writing workshop with Ashford Speakup CIC where we’ll be crafting poems and prose for the Canterbury Christ Church University World Mental Health Day Writing Competition 2017. Come along to the Scout Hut on Forge Lane at 11am on Tuesday 12th September and get stuck in! For more details see below. Canterbury ChristContinue reading “Writing Workshop – World Mental Health Day”

Explore Your Story, Review Your Life Script and Start a New Chapter in Your Life with Jacq Burns

The words we use and the stories we tell ourselves matter. Narrative therapy for example is grounded in the idea that by shifting the accounts and descriptions of our selves and experiences we can change our lives. Suzy Greaves at Psychologies is also great believer in story telling and that’s why the magazine invited literary agent JacquelineContinue reading “Explore Your Story, Review Your Life Script and Start a New Chapter in Your Life with Jacq Burns”

Stories from Songs

Welcome to Stories From Songs, a zine inspired by the tale within the tune. It turns out that we were not the only ones who thought this project would be a good idea. We were overwhelmed by the support and smiles that we have received in bringing together all the stories into this zine. UsingContinue reading “Stories from Songs”

The Future of Blogging

As part of a study on what the future of blogging looks like, the Innovation Company asked me to, well, blog on my thoughts. I started blogging due to my love of writing, and desire to be a journalist. It seemed an easy way to start out in the field of features and reporting, gainingContinue reading “The Future of Blogging”