My Portfolio Life

mentalfocus

If you've read my earlier posts, you would see that I've often talked about wanting to be more focused with work. Previously, I've tried to streamline work by taking on fewer longer-term projects, but in reality,┬áthat was not sustainable. Lately, I've been looking at this idealised focus a little … [Read more...]

Why We Write

why

After that vent about book promo blues, I decided to quieten down and bury myself in a book again. I picked up Why We Write: 20 Acclaimed Authors on How and Why They Do What They Do, something I bought a while back but left dusty on my bedside table (for now, my preference is to escape to fictional … [Read more...]

Love at first sight

southpac

I think this is one of the best story beginnings of all time. So in love with it! This is taken from Tales of the South Pacific by James A.Michener. It won the 1948 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. … [Read more...]