The Zombie Apocalypse As Described By A Golf Commentator #2 Plus Thoughts on Health and Creativity

Jump to post apocalyptic golf Last week was the inaugural edition of this post apocalyptic golfing saga. In today's short instalment we meet our second contestant, Ken Beaufort. Ken lives out of a transit van in the city centre with his family, and his task today is to head out to meet more survivors and … Continue reading The Zombie Apocalypse As Described By A Golf Commentator #2 Plus Thoughts on Health and Creativity

What Is…Pop Psychology – Mental Health @ Home

I came across this post today and it resonated with me. I've written previously about some of own challenges and have even offered my meagre opinion on how I have been tackling them. This post talks about 'pop psychology' and mentions many psychological myths that are widely assumed to be true.It's an eye-opening read from … Continue reading What Is…Pop Psychology – Mental Health @ Home

My COVID Vaccine Experience — Fightmsdaily

A thought provoking article that has particular relevance to me, but also, no doubt, to may of you... ~To Get The Vaccine OR To Not Get The Vaccine~ On Saturday morning, with an incredibly special thank you to my wonderful husband, I was finally able to get the COVID vaccine. If I had waited for … Continue reading My COVID Vaccine Experience — Fightmsdaily

Challenging Negative Thoughts

As I mentioned at some point (several points) in the past, I have struggled with negative thoughts around my writing in particular, and my life in general. Now, I'm no expert on this subject, but I have experienced feeling like this and have received some training to help me challenge this way of thinking, which … Continue reading Challenging Negative Thoughts

Diary Of An Author With Multiple Sclerosis (Including A Monty Python Sketch!) – November 2020

Longer than I imagined today (Jaunt reference). Jump in where you like:Introduction | Writing | Monty Python | Learning Point #1 | Writing Pace | Learning Point #2 | Health This is the first diary post I've done for real in quite some time. My last Diary post was technically in September, but that was … Continue reading Diary Of An Author With Multiple Sclerosis (Including A Monty Python Sketch!) – November 2020

The Health Benefits of Creativity (Including The Science!) – Creativity#1

Skip the science and jump straight to the CONCLUSION This is turning into a bit of a series, isn't it? last week I started talking about how my life was turned upside down last year (I've still not revealed that yet, have I?), but I have spoken - briefly at least- about some of the … Continue reading The Health Benefits of Creativity (Including The Science!) – Creativity#1

Diary of An Author With Multiple Sclerosis – Mental Health Edition

Well, shit. It’s been over a year. Does Anyone Even Remember Me? I barely remember me. It’s been a long time… I’ve fought for the last couple of months to stay away, but the itch has been, well, itching, and it is with great excitement and MASSIVE trepidation that today I am finally sitting down … Continue reading Diary of An Author With Multiple Sclerosis – Mental Health Edition

Diary of an Author With Multiple Sclerosis – April 2019

April over. So what's happened last month? As usual, writing updates first: Writing I started in on the editing of my WIP, Paklife. Its sat untouched for a couple of weeks, so now I'm coming back with fresh eyes and starting a rewrite. I started off by reading and adding / taking away bits from … Continue reading Diary of an Author With Multiple Sclerosis – April 2019

Diary of an Author With Multiple Sclerosis – March 2019

March is over, and time for a recap on what has happened in the last four weeks, both with my writing, but also with my health. If you're here for the writing updates and info on what I've learned, that bit comes first, as it should. I can't lie, MS is a huge part of … Continue reading Diary of an Author With Multiple Sclerosis – March 2019

Multiple Sclerosis Medication Rant – HELP!

Been a tough month. Pain levels have been high. Higher than normal, I think. Not sure why, but like last time, my skin has been super-sensitive, making tasks  much harder! But what I really want to talk about today, is the problems I am having with delivery of my medication. Each month I take a delivery … Continue reading Multiple Sclerosis Medication Rant – HELP!