Shorthand. Shorthand. When I started my journalism qualification, I didn’t know what to think; it’s a hard skill to master, and is kind of controversial. (Because, with recorders, why do we need it? Well, accuracy, and it’s more reliable.) Over… View Post

Do I Make Myself Clear?, by Sir Harold Evans, seems to be a book designed for the wordsmith types. It had also been on my list of books to read. What did I have to loose in reading it? (Although… View Post

[Gifted/AD: I was gifted this bag by Mia Tui, in exchange for three posts.] “The bag you need for freelancing” sounds like the title of a lifestyle blogger’s latest post-complete with shiny flatlays, instagram themes, etc. And this post is… View Post

A little while ago, way back in December, I posted about a new book, Imagine, by Lesley-Ann Jones. (Click here to read.) She kindly agreed to talk to us about Imagine; here is what she has to say: Hello Lesley-Ann, thank… View Post

A few weeks ago, I wrote about how I’d gone to see Polly Vernon give a book talk with a friend. (Click here to read.) Prior to that, I was working on interviewing the lady herself-about her new book, Hot… View Post