Help Me! Newsletter

Marianne Power
Life. Love. Self-help.
Created 06 Oct 2020
  • Gretna Green or Vegas?
    16 Oct 2021 • 5 min read • 3 4
    I went for a walk yesterday, passing, as I always do, the two men who sit on the bench by the entrance to the park. They have been sitting together for years, pretending not to like each other. ‘Can’t...
  • Lost Connections
    09 Oct 2021 • 5 min read • 0 1
    Hello! It’s been months and I would apologise for dropping out of contact but I imagine that you have been managing to live your lives quite well without an extra email in your inbox. I’ve been head d...
    02 Jul 2021 • 1 min read • 12 1
    Hello hello, How are you? Happy Friday. Often I start this newsletter saying it’s going to be short and sweet and it turns out not to be. This one really will be! VERY GOOD NEWS MY END: I have finishe...
  • Six Sweet Moments
    28 May 2021 • 6 min read • 2 0
    Hello! Happy Friday! The sun is shining and all is well here. I’ve had a lovely week full of sweet moments which I’m going to list here: Sweet moment #1: It’s been pouring with rain in the UK and I ha...
  • Not Everyone Is Born To Partner
    14 May 2021 • 6 min read • 8 1
    I've always felt something is wrong with me because I have been single for most of my life. For a long time I thought the problem was that I was unattractive and nobody wanted me. Then I discovered th...
  • I'm Having So Much Fun
    30 Apr 2021 • 4 min read • 1 0
    My loves! Hello! Good news — the book writing continues to go well. I didn’t make my deadline to finish the first draft by last Friday but it’s ok, that deadline was just for me. My editor is expectin...
  • I'm Scared of Pubs Opening
    16 Apr 2021 • 8 min read • 1 1
    Hello and happy Friday! So, stuff opened up in England this week. Tables were put outside of cafes, people sat on the pavements outside pubs, and the world got properly dressed again. It was lovely ju...
  • A Newsletter About How There Will Not Be a Newsletter This Week
    09 Apr 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    This is a newsletter about how there won’t be a newsletter this week. I have set myself a deadline for the first draft of the book to be done by next Friday. The deal is that it can be the worst first...
  • Working Alone - Together
    01 Apr 2021 • 3 min read • 6 0
    This week’s newsletter is going to be short and sweet on account of the fact that my head has been down BOOK WRITING! Yes, finally, I am really getting into it and there are times it’s making me laugh...
  • Job Hunting in the Pandemic
    26 Mar 2021 • 7 min read • 4 2
    Good news! This week my brain has actually functioned for two days! It wasn’t a full snap, crackle and pop up there but there was definitely hints of crackling and a couple of borderline snaps. It was...
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