Dr Lizzy Tanguay is a writing and productivity coach and can be found at lizzytanguay.com, and on Instagram and Twitter @lizzytanguay. She is also a Lecturer in Applied Linguistics and Coordinator of Postgraduate Provision at Swansea University’s Centre for Academic Success. Lizzy has a PhD in Applied Linguistics and is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. She has published on academic writing and second language teaching, and is the co-author of Reflective Writing for Nursing, Health and Social Work (Red Globe Press, 2019).
What motherhood taught me about writing
Lizzy had her first baby in the second year of her PhD and her second two years later, but it wasn’t in spite of these ‘blips’ that she finally managed to finish writing her PhD, but because of them. In this blog, she explains what motherhood taught her about writing.