Wine Time

  • June 11, 2017 Long weekend reads, please

    How've you been? I've been... feeding a baby. Waking up at night. Drinking a lot of coffee. Watching *Master of None* (allooooora) and *The Americans*. And reading A LOT. It's high time I wrote to y'a...

  • April 25, 2017 Babies: what a time-suck

    Hello! It's been a while. Sorry about that.

  • March 18, 2017 The truth about writing is that almost nobody is "successful"

    Lately, I've been thinking a lot about my career as a writer. Not my career as a freelance writer for mags and newspapers and the odd bit of copywriting - that (so far) is going great. I love it. It p...

  • March 05, 2017 You do you

    The final countdown has begun. I'm 36 weeks pregnant, and so ready to get this bebe outta me.

  • February 05, 2017 Kick your own goals

    Hola! This week I launched my book (!), wrote a lot, got very hot and sweaty (hey, Sydney) and made and ate far too many pieces of Hetty McKinnon's salted caramel slice. How about you?

  • January 21, 2017 Is it too late to say happy new year?

    Happy new year! I hope y'all had an amazing break, full of sun and cocktails and many many hours spent reading surfside. Or whatever you like, really. I read Richard Glover's Flesh Wounds

  • December 30, 2016 It's almost here

    Phew. What a year, huh? David. Prince. Carrie. Debbie. There have been enough hot takes on all of this: all I have to say is, it's sad. Really sad.

  • November 28, 2016 Brain Dust is real

    Hey there! It's been a while. It feels like it, anyway.

  • November 10, 2016 You had one job

    On Tuesday night, I put my three-year-old daughter to bed and told her, "Tomorrow, America will have a female president. Its first female president." She rolled her eyes a bit (she's heard a lot about...

  • October 30, 2016 So close now

    The election is in ten days. THANK GOD. By this stage, I'm both obsessed and ready for it to be over (also ready to be delivered this amazing t-shirt