It’s a question I’m often asked… while looking at me like I have 3 heads and giving me the haven’t you got better things to do at YOUR AGE look.
Basically I adore writing.
I always have.
It’s my creative outlet.
There’s no age limit to writing. My grandma wrote well into her 80’s.
I kept diaries from about 8 years old until the age of around 17. Not one liner per day diaries … we are talking of epic proportions.
In-depth A5 pages full of my tiny teenage mixed-up scribbles.
I recently stumbled across a pile of them while clearing the loft. I started to read one of the said diaries but due to the amount of cringing I was doing I had to stop… One day when I’m old and grey maybe I’ll try again..
I’ve always been a story-teller and I do believe that everybody has a story to tell.
Something that contributes BUT that I rarely talk about … in fact very few people know…I was bullied at school. Continue reading