Melanie Thompson (@EditorSpice )

Melanie Thompson

Bio Freelance writer, editor, proofreader and trainer, covering climate change, sustainability, construction and more. CIEP APM. Also: family, dog, music, politics
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Twitter Web App : Hello CIEP Official members. Check out the #SellMeThisPen thread. Loads of creativity, jokes and … PENS. Whats not to like?
Its been a busy week here. Time for a new red pen:

Twitter Web App : Happy National Poetry Day. A big shout out to all the incredible poets I’ve met since I started writing, people who inspire others and make positive things happen. It’s been a tough year for freelance artists. Here’s what I’ll be doing this eve: eventbrite.co.uk/e/poems-of-hop…

iPhone : Just read another piece wondering how we’ll cope psychologically when we can’t go outside anymore, because it’s winter. Look, I know people have different specific circumstances, but in general: GO OUTSIDE IN WINTER. It’s great!

Twitter Web App : Poor Susie Dent. What a rotten thing to happen.
Am I the only CIEP Official thinking about professional indemnity insurance this afternoon? (It wouldn't apply in this case, I assume, but it's worth considering, just for the comfort factor.)

Twitter Web App : When journalists (and subs) disagree …
#sciencecommunication

1/2: Health correspondent reports on "rival camps" of UK #COVID19 experts.

theguardian.com/science/2020/s…

Twitter Web App : I'm probably too late LucyMangan
Let out; take in.
So are your trousers too big, or too small?

Lots of CIEP Official members (editors) are also sewers. (I don't count myself among them.) twitter.com/LucyMangan/sta…

Twitter Web App : Science writer @Isabelwriting on talking to children about death and giving a scientific answer to one of the most difficult questions children ask: ‘What happens when we die?’ bbc.in/33eUcue

iPhone : Happy #NationalPoetryDay

Remembering simpler times, when we could board a bus with our faces on full view, Ian McMillan wrote this ode to Barnsleys busses for #NPD2017.

Well be posting throughout the day so whether youre home or travelling we hope youll join us for more poems

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iPhone : Last chance to get your ticket! Tomorrow is #NationalPoetryDay and what better way to celebrate than watching #SimonArmitage performing his own work & reading #Wordsworth in #DoveCottage?
This live broadcast wont be available after the event, so book now: bit.ly/3hF98Wz

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