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!) And so I found myself… 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… odd. It’s the end, THE… 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, June has been all about… 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 of this post is borrowed… 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, no?) That played a part… View Post