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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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Got the script writing gig!!!


Well in the second week of January I will start my one day per week writing as a script writer and storyboarder!! So Excited!!! Santa has arrived early! As I am a freelancer I get paid much more pro-rata than … Continue reading

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10,000 hits!!!!


Thank you everyone. Today I reached 10,000 hits! Hard to imagine your poor souls being forced against your will to read about my journey! Well thank you all for persevering.  I now have one full day a week client writing … Continue reading

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Story boarding


You know when you start with a company and they give you their ‘training’ video?  Or when you apply for a job you might Youtube to see a promotional video?  Well – contain your excitement – I have been short-listed … Continue reading

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Reading glasses at the ready? Then I will begin


In the 1980’s I grew up reading The Sunday Independent in rural county Antrim.  My Laois-born mother and myself went to mass at half past nine every sunday in Cullybackey and on the way home we stopped in Gaston’s garage and bought  The Irish Independent – … Continue reading

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I am now a Journalist!!!


Well after chasing up my referees yesterday, I got the call I was waiting for!  I got the job! I am now officially a JOURNALIST!!!! It is only a back to work scheme, but I will be writing two articles … Continue reading

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# 59 Meeting Chris Binchy


Tomorrow I am meeting a real life author- and no he is not Maeve Binchy’s love child! He is the writer in residence in Dun Laoghaire Council. We used to live there and I never thought it was particularly arty … Continue reading

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