2014: Year of Doing Stuff

Most people look at me with shock, horror and sometimes, (very rarely) awe, when I tell them that last year I worked full time and did two full time uni degrees with a child. Whether they can’t fathom doing it themselves or I truly am mad I don’t know. I tried to explain it to…

A Suspicious Mind

It’s no secret I have a suspicious mind. I see people doing every day things and I am all over it like a conspiracy theorist on a dark buried corner of the internet. I am always trying to find an angle. Last week I did something unpleasant to a facet joint in my back, took…

My Top Ten Mystery/Crime Shows: Part One

It’s no secret I am addicted to television and as my love of mystery would suggest, crime shows in particular. I take great pleasure in ruining everything for my husband by telling him exactly what the twists are going to be within the first 10 minutes. He should have learned by now that if he…

Joss Whedon: God?

This weekend I attended the Supanova Expo in Sydney, the main reason for my radio silence as it was a 5 day trip. There, I was lucky enough to attend Q&A panels with Sean Maher, James Marsters and Amy Acker, all of whom have worked closely with Joss Whedon on Firefly, Buffy, Angel or Dollhouse.…

Guest Appearance

This week, Billie Jo from Out of The Woods is featuring guest writers on her blog. I was very honoured to be asked to answer a few questions and write a short story. It has been a long time since I’ve attempted a short story – I have a real problem adhering to word limits,…