I never believed in the power of yes until this year. It was something other people subscribed to – this idea that opening yourself up to opportunities, particularly when they first present themselves as problems, could lead to bigger and better things. But in 2015 it finally clicked. Having always been of the thinking that […]
My review of new photo ‘fixing’ app Pixtr in which you get to compare two versions of my face. Seemed like a good idea at the time!
Beyonce kicks off the UK leg of her tour tonight but she’s banned press photographers! Have a look at my take on that move on The Spin Alley. Dammit Beyonce! Wimp much?! Originally published: 26th April 2013 on thespinalley.co.uk In a move more shocking than the UK losing it’s triple A rating a few months […]
New from me on The Spin Alley – the case of 56 year old British citizen Lindsay Sandiford Price of a Life? Around Eight Grand Originally published: 24th April 2013 on thespinalley.co.uk Picture your granny. What’s she doing? Knitting Shreddies? Doing a creepy puppet ad for a pay day loan company? Maybe sucking a Werther’s Original? […]
New from me on Muddywall where I ironically talk about online opinions in an online opinion piece (I know, right!). Also enjoy the moment I squeeze an extra syllable into a Guns & Roses classic. You’re welcome.
In the new world of online reporting it’s more important to be first with the news than right – is it though? Read my latest piece for The Spin Alley. Twitter – Y U No Right?! Originally published: 18th April 2013 on thespinalley.co.uk The world’s biggest game of Chinese Whispers has struck again but this […]
I’m the new weekly columnist for The Spin Alley – a delightfully cynical, sarcastic and (hopefully) hilarious take on the media, politics, celebrity and everything else in between. My first piece for them is up now and I’ll be on there every Wednesday spouting my take on all of the above. Enjoy! Welfare Reform – […]
New article now live on Muddywall for you to enjoy. This time looking into the world of job titles in social media… sm
Uh oh here I go again – wading in to topics that seemingly get me into trouble! This week it’s the sometimes less than harmonious relationship between Bloggers and PRs that I’ve got my sights on. Despite the title of this post I’m not suggesting we need to decide which one of us is Blair […]
I know I am well over due another edition of The Basics of Journalism series, and I promised you ethics in the last post but having looked at it again before we go into the ethics of journalism, we definitely need to go into the laws of the proffesion first! But there’s so many and […]