In search of an editorial post

I thought I would blog about my search for a part-time editorial role as I am currently looking for work while writing creatively as a novelist, with a view to finding a suitable agent and would like to use my proofreading skills, rather than lose them. In the meantime, I shall continue to work inContinue reading “In search of an editorial post”

Why am I still wearing my mask

I am still wearing my mask to protect vulnerable people. People are still dying. My mummy is still vulnerable. She has had cancer twice, mastectomy, lumpectomy, lymph nodes removed; now she has Barratts disease. I won’t let this define her. She is beautiful. She has the most beautiful smile. Here she is:

On abortion; a positive story.

Beautybeyondbones.com inspired this post. I just read her post, which is a little political. Although it is also anti-abortion. For some reason, I’ve been thinking about this subject, of late, myself. Let’s just say I know a woman to whom it was once suggested she have an abortion by her well-meaning father-in-law. That woman hadContinue reading “On abortion; a positive story.”

Why are we killing ourselves? Money?

I am writing this in May 2020. On Friday, the air was so clear that you could see for miles. It was a day with high winds. I was out on a 17 k walk across farms and open country, and I watched in awe as an oak tree of around 70 years old, dancedContinue reading “Why are we killing ourselves? Money?”

Johnny B.

He not busy being born, is busy dying.

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A blog that practices involved philosophy.

Emotion Doodles

Children's book illustrator & writer