Escaping the 9-5

About ten years ago, I said to one of my friends: "All I want to do is write books." ...She replied: "That's just a dream, though." I am not friends with her anymore, funnily enough. However, unfortunately, contrary to popular belief, most novelists don't make tonnes of money, so despite having four books published, I was, until … Continue reading Escaping the 9-5

Diamonds are NOT a girl’s best friend

Okay, so I like pretty things as much as the next woman. Although I don't like a lot of clutter in my house, I do sometimes buy pretty things that are really just trivial 'nothings' that, let's face it, are a bit of a waste of money. What I don't really understand is expensive jewellery. Let's take diamonds, … Continue reading Diamonds are NOT a girl’s best friend