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Lennon had it right

“Nobody told me there’d be days like these…..”

So the last few days, of course, I’ve been whining that Raven and Mary have been driving me mad with distractions. 196 more words

Okay, come on now

The last few days have been really WEIRD.

I work from home, on my own schedule.  I’m very lucky that way.  I can arrange for pretty much as much or as little work to do as I want or need to do.  415 more words

The Day Job: Saving the Environment Ain't All It's Cracked Up to Be

When I’m asked if I like my job, I answer truthfully. “It has its rewarding days,” I say.  I often feel as though the job that pays me  is a distraction from what I should be doing; writing down things I made up. 1,244 more words


One of those mornings when the #dayjob is not thrilling me at all....

What I want to do is go play with either Erik and Sara or Raven and Mary — I’ve now written their first time (drips with hot), their first meeting, a couple of serious scenes, I know what the plot is, and it’s not just all about Boy meets Girl.  502 more words

'You've got to....accentuate the positive....'

Most of the time at temping jobs I take the self-deprecating route when asked about my career…

THEM: ‘So do you temp full-time?’

ME: ‘Well actually I’m an actress so I just temp when I’m not in acting work… so yes pretty much all the time!!’ 517 more words


How to Waste Away (And Be Happy About It)

If you’re sitting at a 9-5 contemplating the meaning of life in between answering the phone, then congratulations on adult life. We made it. Sort of. 652 more words


So I quit my day job.....

So this is my first week as a dedicated freelance writer since 2000. I have to say it is exciting yet terrifying at the same time. 416 more words