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Five Things I learned from my Writer's Retreat

  1. Ideas are easy. Coming up with new ideas for a story and developing a plan are easy. Verbalizing a synopsis of your story, or just telling it, is easy.
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Mary Lamphere

New Youth

Last night was amazing. I just needed to start off by saying that..

Let me explain what happened last night to make it amazing, well my lovelies, last night myself and six of my classmates had our Events Management Assessment A2, which was basically go out and put on an concert, and so we did, and we kicked ass! 490 more words



The Japanese when giving gifts never give anything that contains a set of four. Four is an unlucky number. When pronounced it is very similar to the Japanese word of death. 174 more words


Taking the Leap

Well, I did it. I uploaded my manuscript for publication.
And I’m scared sh*tless.
(what an odd term that is)
Odd, but applicable.

Scared. Sh*tless. 234 more words

Mary Lamphere

$$ JOBS and more JOBS! $$

It’s everyone’s favourite time of the week again – Job Search Tuesday!! :D I’ve done the hard part, now it’s your time to shine. Take a look below at some of the jobs currently available around Brisbane and if you think you have what it takes, then why not apply? 529 more words

Student News

I Won't Pay My Child for Chores. But I Will Do This...

These days it is commonplace for parents to come up with price lists for chores. They offer their child 20p for making their bed, 50p for tidying their room, £1 for mopping the floors and so on. 1,293 more words

Life With Children

Parenting; seriously, how do we do it?!? Part 2.

Following on from my previous post about how to tackle the subject of pocket money and kids, my hubster and I came up with a plan. 787 more words