I Know That When I Go, It Will Feel Like Going Home
There's a turning point in life, A moment in time where the pendulum swings, In the opposite direction. All the familiar faces of your youth,
Working Hard or Hardly Working?
Taking an extra year off work as extended parental leave was the best decision I ever made. I’ve had time with my daughter I’ll never get back. I’ve grown into and embraced my new role as “Mum”. I rediscovered who I was outside of my horrid work persona. I started a hobby for the first time, which turned out to be what I want to do as a career. Life is good.
My Favourite Place to Write
In a tidy little nook, With a comfy place to sit, A coffee that’s steaming, And a window for quiet contemplation. I find my favourite place to write.
About Me—Jessie Waddell
In a face to face setting, this would be my worst nightmare. “Let’s go around the room and tell everyone a little about ourselves…”—I think I’d rather the earth open up and swallow me whole, thanks.
Maximise Your Potential for Subscribers by Telling Your Story
Social Media is abuzz thanks to Vocal's new 'Subscribe' feature, which is absolutely ace, by the way. We finally have a chance to curate our own feeds by subscribing to our favourite creators—what could possibly go wrong?
Dogs Are The Best People
Death is weird. That may be a heinous oversimplification, but it's the best I can come up with when I try to describe what comes to mind when I consider the intricacies of death.
This Stay-at-Home Mother Needs her Fantasy Romance Novels, OK?
People read for so many reasons; I read for many reasons—To learn, for fun, under duress… but mostly, I read to escape. Escapism has been my coping method of choice for as long as I can remember. Be it film, television, music or books, I always found ways to ensure my mind was absorbed in anything other than reality. If none of those sufficed, I’d slip into the depths of my imagination and make something up.
"This is the worst one yet..." Heather thought to herself as she looked around the cheesy cowboy-themed bar he had chosen for their date.