Aren’t Bloggers and Writers the Same Thing

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The Writing Festival Season is about to start and I’m absolutely thrilled to be participating in the EMERGING WRITERS FESTIVAL for 2015.

This year I’ll be joining SAM VAN ZWEEDEN and  MICHELLE McLAREN to talk all things blogging.  I’m nervous, excited and starting to wonder if I am completely out of my depth.  As the days tick by and the panel discussion looms ahead, I realise I have no idea what the hell blogging even is?

Firstly, I want to make one thing clear.  I hate the words Blog, Blogs, Blogging, Blogger and Blogged.  They sound like they’ve come straight from the toilet.  I try at all costs to never say these words out loud.

When people ask me what I do for a living I tell them ‘I write…online…for a few websites…that I own.’ Continue reading

10 January 2013

The emerging writer

An Unexpected Day

10th January 2013 – So my lover recently became my boyfriend and then in this story just became my Fiance.  Interesting turn of events, I think.  I wonder if he has any idea how poor I am going to be for the rest of my life – And that is if I am successful!! $11 000 here we come!!

Maybe I could sell the ring to fund my writing life.  Did I write that??