• A Year In London: The Story From The Beginning

    A Year In London: The Story From The Beginning

    It was unfortunate to be the only Aussie in the office facing defeat in the recent Ashes test matches, and I suffered from daily friendly banter, but apart from that,besides a few things that surprised me about the UK, life […]

     
  • 5 Tips For Aspiring Freelance Writers

    5 Tips For Aspiring Freelance Writers

    Now that we have established that anyone can write, it’s time to look at some tips for the aspiring freelance writers out there. Now of course, there are books written about freelancing and writing, so I don’t claim to have […]

     
  • Anyone Can Write! But Can You Be A Writer?

    Anyone Can Write! But Can You Be A Writer?

    While I am not yet a full time writer/blogger, I do get a lot of questions about my choice of this ‘second job’. So I thought I’d start a series of posts about writing and freelancing, for those looking to […]

     
  • A Quick Guide To Travelling Britain By Rail

    A Quick Guide To Travelling Britain By Rail

    This post has been inspired by a BBC documentary, the Great British Railway Journeys which follows host, Michael Portillo, as he travels around this windy isle using the original Bradshaw’s Guides to rail travel during Victorian Britain. I am not a ‘train […]

     
  • Image source: Morgue File | Credit to: quicksandala

    What Does Living Unconventionally Mean To You?

    Here’s a question I’ve been asked recently: “what does living unconventionally mean to you Amy?” It was on Twitter, so I was limited to 120 characters. In short, my answer was: I think that everyone needs to be true to who […]

     
  • In Cardiff. In Search of Doctor Who.

    In Cardiff. In Search of Doctor Who.

    There was only one reason, and one reason only for my recent trip to Cardiff. Doctor Who. Go on, call me the nerd, but I am simply in love with this time traveller created by the BBC and wouldn’t help […]

     
  • Moscow In A Day

    Moscow In A Day

    It was really nice to be able to see Moscow during the day, for my previous trips had been on business and I don’t always have the spare time at night to explore. I wrote about Moscow in winter in […]