Tag Archives: freelance

How I escaped stress

An exit sign being used to show how I escaped stress.

When I spotted that it was National Stress Awareness Day today, I felt compelled to write about how I escaped stress. For no other reason than the fact that I hope my experience might help others. Around 18 months ago, I was coming to the end of a miserable year in an incredibly stressful job. I …

The big kick off

A game of table football about to kick off.

Today is something of a landmark day for me; it’s the proper beginning of my new life as a freelance copywriter. Dylan went back to school last week and Xander returned to pre school this morning so I’m finally able to fully concentrate on my work. It was always going to be a challenge to get much done working from …

A new chapter

Today is the start of a new chapter for me; I’m taking the bold step of going freelance. Yesterday was the last day of my 12-month contract and, although I was offered the opportunity to stay on for another year, I’ve decided that I wanted to take on a new challenge. I’ve left on good terms …