Category: Procrastinator’s Corner

5 activities for bookish introverts

Reading and writing are wonderfully solitary activities – but occasionally one feels moved to rejoin the real world. Here are five bookish things to do that might tempt you out of the house… Thomas Hardy’s cottage by National Trust… Read More

Finding the time to read

Has reading for pleasure become an occasional luxury in your life? You’re not alone – so here’s my 5-point plan for making more time for books Photograph by Anna Hamilton Reading is my favourite thing to do, yet I am endlessly… Read More

Rethinking my writing space

What’s your idea of the perfect writing space? Here’s a round up of inspiring photographs from my favourite design bloggers Photograph from A Storied Style via I Heart Organizing I probably spend more time at my desk than anywhere else in the… Read More

A writer’s week in London

The Wordy House was in London last week for client meetings and magazine work. Here are a few of the things I got up to… Photograph of Seven Dials via Most of the time I work from home in… Read More

How do you order your bookshelves?

From colour coordinated to randomly stacked, there are many ways to order your bookshelves. How do you organise yours? Photograph via One of the many reasons I could never swap real books for a Kindle is that… Read More