Lunchtime Review. ‘Fantastical account of womanhood.’ Glimmerglass Girl by Holly Lyn Walrath. A Finishing Line Press book.

Glimmerglass Girl Holly Lyn Walrath Finishing Line Press Publisher / Amazon / BN / Book Depository / Indiebound A fantastical account of womanhood, Glimmerglass Girl contains 24 poems that each have their individual merits. The themes of womanhood emerge in reducing ourselves ‘she memorises little spaces she could hide in,' Performance ‘of his palm like … Continue reading Lunchtime Review. ‘Fantastical account of womanhood.’ Glimmerglass Girl by Holly Lyn Walrath. A Finishing Line Press book.

A Who Review & a little bit about one of my first loves.

Doctor Who changed my life. I wasn’t an avid watcher when the iconic TV show returned in 2005, with Christopher Ecclestone as the time travelling Doctor, but t didn’t take me long to fall hard for the show though. One thing that the show taught me was that anything is possible, and that there is … Continue reading A Who Review & a little bit about one of my first loves.

Thoughts on the FA Cup final. Manchester City vs Watford.

Manchester City pip Liverpool to the Premier League Title, 98 points to their 97 points, and Watford finish just outside of the top 10 in 11th with 50 points. If Manchester City win the FA cup it would mean a domestic treble and if Watford win it would mean European football next season. It has … Continue reading Thoughts on the FA Cup final. Manchester City vs Watford.

8 little tips for new bloggers (what I wish I knew starting out)

However long you might have been blogging for, great tips here …

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When I started blogging back at the beginning of 2018, I had no idea what I was doing. Naturally, I went out looking for advice from other bloggers, and while I found LOTS of incredibly useful tips and guidance, there was still plenty that I learned on my own along the way.

This list is eight little things I didn’t know when I started out blogging. These details, from formatting things to the blogging community, were small enough that they didn’t show up on typical lists of advice for new bloggers. But all of them would have been helpful for me starting out. I hope they’re helpful for you too!

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I’ll start out with formatting tips…

1. Creating headings

Starting out, I created all my large text headings by painstakingly changing the HTML like so…

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Needless to say, it was a lot of work that I didn’t even have to…

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Author Interview with Shelby Leigh. Talking about her new poetry collection changing with the tides.

1, Tell us a little about your new book changing with the tides, and the inspiration behind it? changing with the tides is my newest poetry book, inspired by my own journey and experience with anxiety and insecurity. It's broken into two parts, the anchor and the sail, to depict the things that have held … Continue reading Author Interview with Shelby Leigh. Talking about her new poetry collection changing with the tides.