inspiration, Musings, Writing

You only fail if you give up

  This photo did the rounds of Facebook recently and I kept it to use for this blog post. It really spoke to me because as a writer you go through so many moments when you think you've failed, you get rejections and you wonder if you can or should carry on. You feel like… Continue reading You only fail if you give up

Celebrity, Life, Work

Cut throat

Cheryl Cole has been dropped from the judging panel of US X Factor after just two weeks. Her boss and mentor and supposed friend Simon Cowell reportedly didn't even tell her in person and is blaming executives at Fox TV for the decision. Cheryl is currently keeping quiet but I imagine she feels angry, humiliated and let down by Simon who took her out to… Continue reading Cut throat

Life, Love, Pop culture

The Ex Factor

So Jude Law and Sienna Miller have announced they have split for the second time and cancelled a second engagement. The first time round he cheated, this time no explanation but got me thinking can it ever really work getting back with an ex? This happened to me once - I got dumped and instead of realising it was the best thing for the relationship to… Continue reading The Ex Factor