Author Archives: Jodie

On not having a Dad on Father’s Day.

When you lose a parent, everything becomes a series of first with absence. First Wedding Anniversary, first Birthday and first Father’s Day. This is the first Father’s Day without ours, it’s been an interesting year without him too. It’s an … Continue reading

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New Spiritual Beginnings

This is one of those, looking at Eventbrite, lured by the idea of the goodie bag, and this event was free. I’m a working student, I’m led towards things like this. Yeah, free stuff is always awesome. So Bethnal Green … Continue reading

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My Dad Passed Away

I’ve been trying to write this since July, I’ve been trying to put everything down and explain what happened. My dad should never have died of Cancer. the dreaded C-Word. If the universe made sense, he should have passed away … Continue reading

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I am really never going to meet Michael Rooker!

Ok, here it comes a geek whinge. On this blog, I’ve never hidden the fact that I am a geek. I have no “Inner Geek”, I walked into a comic book shop at 14. And entered into a covenant. If … Continue reading

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Lost in the Land of Chocolate

This is something that has never happened to me before. I got sick of chocolate. Right now I can envision everyone I know shaking their heads in disbelief at this, but it’s true. Sick of chocolate, tired of the magical … Continue reading

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Inspiration on the Embankment: Publishing Event

My name is Jodie Portugal and I want to be a writer. Or I am a writer Or I like to write Every time I write that, I just sound pretentious, as if I’m pretending to be something I’m not. … Continue reading

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The Accident. Three Years On.

  If I were pretentious, I would sit here right now and marvel about Parallel Jodie. In Parallel Jodie’s life and useing the most annoying version of Sliders for inspiration; her life is probably better than mine. However, if every … Continue reading

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