About Me

My flowering orchid. Where I'm At Right Now.

Following on from One Long Year In One Short Post. Health The thyroid medication has improved things some. Unfortunately, it can’t undo the effects of running on empty for so […]

One Long Year in One Short Post

It’s been a long time since I posted here. I haven’t been writing much at all, actually. See, a while back I started suffering a lot of fatigue. I was […]

This Adulting Thing

It’s a terrible thing being a grown-up.  As Dave Lister put it, you become “reliable, sensible, dependable… and lots of other words that end in ible.”  In particular, you find […]

I did a guest post over at Paris Baker’s Book Nook for Valentine’s Day. Read it here: Jennifer Gilby Roberts Valentines Guest Post | Paris Baker's Book Nook.

Turning 30

It seems to have become part of our culture to approach the 30th birthday with terror.  Not being overly worried about ageing, I was surprised by how much it affected […]

But I Said Forever has been on tour this week with CandleLit Author Services, leading to some fantastic reviews.  I also wrote two guest posts for the tour, partly about […]

Feel Good Movies

What movies can take you from down to dancing around the room in less than two hours? I’m a sucker for musicals.  I used to want to be a dancer.  […]

Actually, She's a Girl

A little rant today about gender stereotyping. My going-on-three-year-old daughter frequently gets mistaken for a boy.  I’m not overly bothered by this, but every now and then it gets to […]

As today is World Mental Health Day, I thought I’d share a link to a post I wrote a while back on depression.  It’s not an easy thing to talk […]

Birthday Candles

This was written as a guest post for Lavender Likes, Loves, Finds and Dreams. I am now in my thirties and the proper place to spend birthdays in your thirties […]