7 Lessons from a Year of Freelancing

My year of freelancing ended on a high note.  I exceeded my income goals and learned many new skills but this time last year, my work life was a completely blank canvas.   I’d quit my…

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Book Review: The Wolves of Willoughby Chase by Joan Aiken

The Wolves of Willoughby Chase turned out to be our favourite family read over Christmas after Al borrowed it from the library.   He sped through this classic children’s book in a couple of days so…

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Walking the Jane Eyre Trail

One of our new year’s resolutions is to take up hiking again so walking the Jane Eyre Trail was a perfect way to combine books and the great outdoors.  This 5.5 mile (8km) route created…

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The Book Family Rogerson Round-Up : December 2018

Where did December go?! For me most of it was sucked into a temporary transcription contract which basically paid for our Christmas.  To be fair I really enjoyed working on it, but it did mean…

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Book Review : Ghost Wall by Sarah Moss

I’ve seen many good things about Sarah Moss’s writing over the past year so when I spotted Ghost Wall on our bookshop travels, I had to add it to our collection.  To be honest, I…

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