Who knows, maybe this will strengthen me to start a novel?
What’s the difference between pandemic and epidemic? What’s worse? What are we currently experiencing?
Whilst we’re in this lockdown and losing track of days, we need to remember that certain days do have a significance to us. There will be anniversaries, birthdays and national days all taking place in lockdown. And just because we’re losing the ability to celebrate these days with others, it doesn’t mean we cannot mark the day in some other way.
Do you remember when we used to use cash?
The Oxford English Dictionary’s New Words List for April 2020 gives these new terms. If you are interested in finding the definitions, head over to their amazing website. It’s one I am using constantly, as words continue to morph and usage changes, especially in these times!
How is it May already? When I started this series of blog posts it was March. What happened to April?
I don’t need anything. And I certainly cannot claim it is essential shopping! But what a lovely day it will be when I can walk around a stationers excited by all the endless possibilities to be found in all those lovely, sparkly trinkets.
It was totally unexpected, but I’m finding this newer way of working far more productive. I do hope my clients agree (even if I don’t answer 8 am phone calls!)
Why do we write? What is it about our stories and information that means that we have to keep it in the written form?
There might not be much travel going on, but that doesn’t mean we can’t stop exploring. It turns out I don’t know about half of the beauty just a few minutes past my own front door.