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Finished my Masters!!!!!


I cannot really believe it, but I handed in my Thesis on friday 25th January and my Masters in Professional Writing is complete! Never will there be a more apt time to overuse exclaimation mark!!! What started two years ago … Continue reading

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6000 hits!!! THANK YOU!!!!


This was quite a week, seeing my first paid feature published in The Examiner, getting contact from two long lost relatives of Edith Nile Peacock and today discovering I have 6000 hits!!!   Thanks to everyone who has double clicked … Continue reading

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#102 Paid and Published Author!!


The Feature was published today but not online as yet- so here it is from my word doc-  the finished feature as I sent to the editor…..   Titanic Growing up in county Antrim I was always intrigued by Titanic, and … Continue reading

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#88 Possible ‘article’? Woo Hoo!!!


A huge positive about the corporate world – yes read that again – there were positives about it – was that it taught me that being pushy was a good thing.  I was always pushy and opinionated – or as … Continue reading

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