I recently finished my NCTJ journalism qualification, and I was in a “treat yourself” mood. After nearly a year in training, it was time to get organised. (Here comes the job search, the freelance pitches!)… View Post

You know that picture at the end of any Bugs Bunny cartoon? (“That’s all for now folks”.) Well, that’s what I’ve been thinking of lately; my NCTJ course is now all over. And I feel…… View Post

What has your month been all about?  Mine has been all about ‘racing to the deadline’; from work experience to uploading a portfolio, to trying to get to 100 words per minute and filing copy,… View Post

‘One full year’ is the title given to a chapter in As We Remember Her, by Carl Anthony. It’s one of the best biographies of Jacqueline Kennedy that I have read-and it’s where the title… View Post

It’s May. And it’s crunch time. For various reasons. As I have written about before, I haven’t got long left on my Journalism course; after that, it’s out into the big wide world. (Scary thought,… View Post