Sophie E. Tallis

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I am a published author and illustrator and full member of The Society of Authors.

I currently live in the Cotswolds with my family, my four enormous white wolves and about a dozen wild ducks! I was a full-time teacher for 16 years and now have a dream job, working in a library surrounded by books all day! My first passion has always been for writing stories and poetry, which I have done since I was a child. A painter and artist, I divide my time between writing and my artwork. I adore travelling when I get the chance, and have a profound love of landscapes, particularly those of New Zealand (where I spent four glorious months travelling) and Dartmoor, which I find very inspiring. My tastes are wildly eclectic in all things but I particular
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Meh – Dealing with Despondency.

How you do you deal with those flat moments? Times when you’re just not feeling it, when you’ve lost or misplaced your mojo, find yourself in a rut or a creative desert, drained of energy, ideas or just dealing with extreme prolonged fatigue.


Those blank moments you find yourself struggling in, like wading through tar, can really test your mettle. Creative endeavours regardless of whether it’s w...

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Sophie Tallis Avry15 wrote: "Thanks for the add :)"


No problem sweetie! :D


Avry15 Thanks for the add :)


Sophie Tallis Lol! No problem honey, I really don't go on Goodreads as much as I should, where did you hear about me? :D


Christine Hatfield Thanks for being my friend


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