Tagged with Writing

My publications of 2015

I have to admit that in this post, I am shamelessly copying someone’s idea by listing my publications from last year (thanks to Deborah Lupton!) and shamelessly plugging my own work. That being said, in the context of a busy start to a potentially very busy year, it feels really positive to celebrate these achievements and also … Continue reading

The PhDoMeter: Have you downloaded it yet?

Have you heard about the PhDoMeter (pronounced fudometer) yet?! The PhDoMeter is a new app created by PhD2Published for #AcWriMo 2012 that allows you to track your writing journey in the way that suits you most. It can time you, count your words for you or do both! It’s a really neat little app that I … Continue reading

#AcWriMo is over, what happened?!

It’s hard to believe but #AcWriMo is over again for another year! For those not in the know #AcWriMo is a writing initiative run by Dr Charlotte Frost and myself on PhD2Published.  The ‘relatively relaxed’ rules are explained here (in case you like the idea so much you want to do your own writing month … Continue reading

My Acwrimo goals 2012

I am going to give #Acwrimo a really good go this year. I have quite a lot to do in November including presenting at Durham University and at the Open University, and attending a few training events. I also have a lot of writing projects on the go that I really want to get to … Continue reading

My post on PhD2Published

I recently wrote a blog post for PhD2Published about what not to send for peer review. I have gained experience of peer reviewing journal articles now, meaning I comment on and critique early drafts of journal papers and make a decision about whether they are publishable. This is a highly subjective yet important practice in … Continue reading