Dealing with a tight deadline

Dealing with a tight deadline

Last week I pinged an email to an Editor friend that I’d not touched base with for a while. The aim was to reconnect and maybe organise a coffee. Instead, I came out of the email exchange with two feature commissions and a very tight deadline. The pressure was...
How to keep busy between jobs

How to keep busy between jobs

I’m currently job hunting. I’ll be honest, it’s been a long time since I last had to write cover letters and spruce up my CV. It’s nowhere near as entertaining as crafting a topical, well-researched blog, or tapping out a witty, pun-filled email...