The Creative Life Podcast – Be A Note Taker

The Creative Life Podcast: Episode Twenty-Three Many famous authors are also famous diarists – and others have either outgrown or dislike the practice. I fall into the ‘pro’ note-taking camp and will give the reasons why a writer might consider adopting the habit, why I actually gave it up and now why I’m doing it again. Books,…

The Creative Life Podcast: Balance Is Key To Sustainability

  The Creative Life Podcast: Episode Twenty-Two The podcast is back! I promised, so I delivered. I recorded this episode with such a mixture of feelings: excitment (yay – I’m doing a thing!) to trepidation (wait – I forget how to do this, will I stuff it up?) to nervousness (what if I suck?). I almost feel like…

The Creative Life Podcast: Why Wait?

The Creative Life Podcast: Episode Twenty-One This is a special episode to finish the first season of The Creative Life podcast – a recording of my keynote speech at the recent Small Press Network Independent Publishing Conference. The theme was ‘Why Wait?’ and covers a wide range of topics including my formative years, university, blogging,…