Imposter Syndrome of Nervous Writer

Imposter Syndrome – Nerves of a novice.

One of my biggest fears about writing is that one day somebody is going to call me out - a fake, a phoney, or as a clueless wannabe. She has no idea what she's doing! I always thought that this was just nerves or another wonderful side effect of having anxiety, that is until I …

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For the love of libraries blog post

For the love of libraries.

When was the last time you went to your library? I say your library as there are many different kinds: Academic, Public, Private and Workplace. You will have access to a library somewhere - when was the last time you went? I talk a lot on this blog about writing and reading and how important …

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So you've got a writing degree - What next?

So you’ve got a writing degree – what next?

I've just graduated with a First class degree in Creative & Professional Writing from the University of Wolverhampton, and I could not be happier about it. Sometimes though, when I talk about my degree I get this... "A Humanities degree?" "What job are you going to get with that?" "Ah, you're doing English, so you're …

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