From life drawing to the best brownie recipes, here are ten things I fell in love with in September 2022.
A garden of one’s own
I love my parents’ garden. Until recently, it was always ‘our garden’: the garden I first met aged two, and the one I still pine for when things get tough. There’s nothing like going Home (with a capital H - where the roots are) and sitting in the lush green space my mum and dad … Continue reading A garden of one’s own
What I’ve loved lately: April/May 2022
While the world still seems to be nose diving into some sort of bottomless pit, life has continued to offer up joyful moments and experiences. Here are some of the things I’ve enjoyed the most over the past couple of months.
Looking back and moving forward
As we approach two years of pandemic life, I’m realising more and more that it’s unrealistic to expect my writing habits to have remained unchanged in this time. I’m not the person I was in January 2020. Neither are you.
What I’ve been loving lately: September 2021
Here are some things I loved during September 2021 (yes, this post is a little late, but life is busy like that!)
Jo Fisher Writes turns FIVE: five things I’ve learned about writing this year
To mark five years of blogging on this site, here are five things the last year has taught me about writing.
Returning to the theatre with no restrictions | Blood Brothers – Mayflower Theatre, Southampton
[AD - Press ticket] I was recently invited along to see Willy Russell’s legendary Blood Brothers at Mayflower Theatre, as part of its UK tour.
A little life update
Three months. I think this is the longest I’ve gone without posting on this here blog since I started it in 2017.
My goals and intentions for 2021
It seems silly to try and put too much expectation and pressure on this new year. After all, we're mere weeks into January, and already 2021 is keen to follow in the footsteps of 2020.
Why I’m grateful for 2020
As with any year, there have been lessons learned, events upon which to reflect, and shining moments for which to be thankful; it’s just that this year, the shining moments are ever brighter against the pitch-black of the bad.