Month: September 2016

Pause for thought: how to use semicolons

This overlooked punctuation mark is an incredibly useful writing tool. Today we look at using semicolons to bring greater clarity to your copy Photograph by Paula Borowska As someone whose writing can get somewhat… unwieldy, I’m a big fan of the semicolon…. Read More

9 short books for the easy win

There are few things more satisfying in life than a finished book. Give yourself an easy win with a short novel – here are nine classics to consider, none of which is more than 160 pages This post was… Read More

Finding time to be creative (when life gets in the way)

Most of us are so busy we’re merely skimming the surface of life. Here’s why we should get in touch with our creative sides – and how I’m planning to do it Photograph by Tomasz Bazylinski First off, an… Read More