Bad spelling bugs me. I realise that on Social Media updates are typed fast so typos will happen or words are shortened to fit into 140 characters. Text speak is taking over the wonderful English language and it’s very sad to see. I’m often typing faster than my brain is engaging so I know how […]
How do you know what you are good at doing unless you’ve tried it? Taking that big step out there into the big bad world and giving it a go. It’s a hard step to make and I wouldn’t recommend it to everyone unless you have some sort of financial freedom or, like me at […]
I moved to the countryside just outside Youghal over three years ago. Previously, in my ten years in London, I was fortunate enough to eat out frequently and in some very good places – thoroughly spoilt. When I moved here I stupidly thought that my days of fine cuisine were well over. Oh no, and […]
Miriam Ahern and myself got talking about our morning walks with our dogs. We compared the difference to walking in the city and walking in the country and realised we both use this time for thinking and planning the day ahead. So we thought we’d collaborate and write a blog post about it – and […]
Derbhile Dromey is a freelance writer, originally from Clonmel, Co Tipperary and now living in Waterford. Despite running her busy business, WriteWords Editorial, helping people and companies with all their writing needs, Derbhile found time to write her debut novel, The Pink Cage.
A year ago this week I set up Sian’s and here is the first blog I wrote at the time – Sian’s. I didn’t really know how it would take off, I just knew I had to give it a try and do some kind of work. So I put together a list of what […]