A Notebook Full of Words
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Archive for the ‘Rants’ Category

I Killed My Ankle

June 9, 2010

You can probably guess from the title what this blog post is about, so I’ll just say one thing: PE should not be compulsory. I spent the afternoon in hospital — my first time since I was two, and I was going for a clean record — I’m on prescription painkillers that are double-strength, my […]

Annoyed ….

February 20, 2010

I’ve typed a lot today – over 10,000 words. But still I am annoyed. Why? Because I entered a contest on Protagonize and my entry got rated ‘3’. Now, I’m not against a bit of honest rating, but from the comments I gathered it was on plot and believability rather than writing style. More to […]

School + Homework = No Writing Time

December 13, 2009

Seriously! School steals so much of my life! Isn’t it enough that we waste every weekday in that dreaded building, making our brains explode, without them setting us homework and wasting our weekends as well? I was planning to write this morning, but I had homework to do, and because the internet was not working […]