Category Archives: colleague

On the dole again, I can’t wait to get on the dole again!


Okay its not technically true, I am still self-employed, however my largest client did drop me like an unwanted hot potato in late January. So after I have had enough time to think it through and gather my thoughts – … Continue reading

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Britain got any talent?


I was asked to write this for a national paper in Ireland, but thanks to Simon Cowells legal team the paper were too scared of litigation.  Its here on my blog where I can publish what I choose. In late September last year Jackie … Continue reading

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New Year ….potential


Stop smoking – done Get a Feature published – done Get a Journo job – done Get to Orlando hols – in progress Graduate from MA – in progress Lose weight – in progress 20 years!! Get our play produced … Continue reading

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# 98 ‘Play on’ at Dublin Theatre Festival


Myself and Jackie – who Charlie refers to as ‘your scriptwriter friend’ – have submitted Ruby and Scarlett to the Dublin Theatre Festival.  Now we just need to keep our collective fingers crossed until 16th April when we will hear … Continue reading

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#93 Introducing Scarlett & Ruby


No they aren’t Rex’s new love interests in the cuddly toy department, Ruby and Scarlett are the two characters in the new play we are writing. Its based (very loosely) on my blog with Ruby being a forty something who leaves corporate … Continue reading

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#78 Imaginery friends? Imaginery PA’s


When I worked in a large computer company – we had a buddy system.  when our Buddy was on holiday we picked up their voicemail and sorted out any small queries.  Simply enough you might think – that is until I … Continue reading

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#77 No more corporate emails…woo hooo!!!


I remember coming back from holidays to over six hundred emails!  I mean they weren’t from six hundred different people – no, that would be way too obvious.  Forty percent of them would be from the one person – who on finding I … Continue reading

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