Here are some places that I have been visiting recently and derived much comfort from. I hope you enjoy them too.
Shawna Lemay’s blog is probably my all-time favourite blog by anyone ever. She is always on great form. Perhaps especially at the moment. Try these for size:
Every year, like some rare flowering plant, Natalie Jabbar’s blog bursts into life with beautifully curated poems that knock your socks off. Here are some that have rescued me recently:
I have been a fan of Josephine Corocoran’s blog for a long time. She has returned to it recently with beautiful observations about the intersection of family and the writing life.
Readers of this blog will know that I would be in a very different place were it not for the blog of Simon Parke. Here are some of his recent lifesaving posts:
And finally here is the beautiful blog of Justin Wise. The clue is in his name.
This post has several excellent links in it, so do make sure you read to the end: On being afraid.
And finally, this: