Writing as an Adventure

Writing as an Adventure

  About five or six years ago I think, I went to an event at a lighthouse in East London (this was the sort of thing I did quite regularly while I lived there). It was called the Lost Lectures, and while we sat on inflatable rubber rings on the floor, six people gave...

I don’t know what my future will look like

I don’t know what my future will look like

I spent last weekend down in Cornwall with a few friends, and while there I had a conversation that made me realise something: I have no idea what my future looks like.    I was walking along the coast path with one of my friends, and we were chatting about her life....

CLOSING THE GAP: Veganism and an online spat

CLOSING THE GAP: Veganism and an online spat

In my newsletter this week (not signed up yet? Do so here) I mentioned very briefly the online scuffle about veganism between Made in Chelsea’s Lucy Watson and food writer Ruby Tandoh. It started when Lucy tweeted: “If you’re against animal cruelty, like most people,...

All In: From Freelance to Business

All In: From Freelance to Business

You know when someone says something that is really obvious, but it completely shocks you with its insight? Well, this happened to me last summer, when I was on a call with my creative coach Jen Carrington, and she said this to me: "Your website is a business, Fiona.”...