After 29 years of constant employment, I decide it’s time to move my work-life balance a bit closer to home. Well, actually, into my home… so I hand in my notice, set up a retro website (can a website be retro?), order some pretty business cards with a cutesy message on the back saying “Don’t forget to write”, to remind myself as much as anyone else, and hey presto, here I am! It is the antidote to selling my soul: I have restored it to its original ownership and it feels very good indeed.
Author: Debbie Young
Optimistic author, blogger, journalist, book reviewer and public speaker whose life revolves around books. Her first love is writing fiction, including the new Sophie Sayers Village Mystery novels (out 2017), short stories and essays inspired by her life in an English village. She also writes how-to books for authors and books about living with Type 1 diabetes. She is Author Advice Centre Editor and and UK Ambassador for the Alliance of Independent Authors (ALLi) Advice Centre blog, an ambassador for the children's reading charity Readathon, and an official speaker for the diabetes research charity JDRF. View All Posts