Investigating the Novel Cure

Investigating the Novel Cure

In my Christmas stocking this year was a copy of the unusual and highly intriguing The Novel Cure. In the madness of Christmas I didn’t get a chance to curl up with it – which has turned out to be a good thing, as this is very much a book to dip in and out...

An art journal experiment

So as you know, we’re pretty keen on diaries and journals at Ink Drops HQ. I love to write, whether it’s a few short sentences about the day, a list of things I’m grateful for, or a longer, more exploratory amble through my thoughts and feelings, on...

Oh, my… favourite childhood books

How I love the proper books from my childhood. Rustly pages, big typeface, simple illustrations – and that unmistakable, addictive old book smell. I’ve always been a voracious reader, and even now at the grand old age of nearly 28, I often go back and read...

Oh, my… the perfect winter evening

Now I know I talk about the weather a lot (I’m British, humour me) but is there anything more lovely than coming in from the cold, making a mug of hot chocolate and curling up on the sofa with a big snuggly blanket and a book? The winter evening accompaniments which...