A year in people #12 – Matt Cavill

So talking of great bosses, let me introduce Matt. One of my favourite managers (and good friend) who did more for me than he’ll ever realise at one of the most tumultuous times in my life, which I’ll never forget. The year was 2011, the month was September. I’d just told my husband I wantedContinue reading “A year in people #12 – Matt Cavill”

A year in people #11 – James H

When I first saw James I thought he was a dead ringer for the guy in Midsomer Murders who I can never remember the name of until I look it up. <goes away to Google> That’s it, DS Scott. The replacement for DS Troy.  No one really liked Scott because he was arrogant and cockyContinue reading “A year in people #11 – James H”

A year in people #9 – the lady from Pigeon Bay

A few days after my relationship ended in New Zealand last year, I decided to go on a bike trip around the Banks Peninsula. I had a week to spare and needed to go do something rather than sit in my friend’s spare room. I’m not one to mope around so if I was goingContinue reading “A year in people #9 – the lady from Pigeon Bay”

Writers block

When I moved to New Zealand last year I promised myself I would write more. After all, I’d have more time right? Especially when I first moved here and I knew I wouldn’t have a job straight away. I’d finish that journalism course I was halfway through, start my book* and get up to dateContinue reading “Writers block”