It’s only words…

 …or is it?  The biggest difference I notice is that, although I don’t think my writing style has changed much at all over the past few years, my confidence has grown as far as sharing that writing.  I’m still of the opinion that my writing is primarily for me, but, I’m proud that some brands […]

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Rory’s Story Cubes

I’m still enjoying using this inspiring app and try to write a story every month with them. Rory’s Story Cubes come in physical form too, I think Waterstones probably sell them, but the iphone app is pretty cool, you just give the phone a shake and it gives you 9 images to use as inspiration for […]

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Woof Wednesday: 100 word challenge

This week, for the 100 word challenge for grown-ups over at Julia’s Place, our prompt was a pictorial one: Photo credit: Jane Hewitt It was a normal Wednesday walkies when Stella raced off across the field. Not knowing what she’d caught scent of I gave chase; slightly concerned about the nearby stream. She stopped abrubtly […]

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It’s Hallowe’en

Witches, Ghosts; and ghouls as hosts; It’s Hallowe’en. Vampires, Zombies; Horror movies; It’s Hallowe’en. Trick or treat, for something sweet; It’s Hallowe’en. Beware of the fog; and the howling dog; It’s Hallowe’en. Spooky screams; and scary dreams; It’s Hallowe’en. The biggest fright, on the darkest night; It’s Hallowe’en. Out to impress, in fancy dress; It’s […]

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100 word challenge:…the sun streamed through…

I took part in my very first 100 word challenge linking up with Julia’s Place over the weekend using her prompt ‘Silver.’ Unfortunately I had no responses but I enjoyed doing it so having another try this week where our prompt is ‘…the sun streamed through…’ *** It was the end of October; approaching Hallowe’en. […]

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National Poetry Day and…

…my 500th blog post! I’ve done a little double limerick to mark both occasions: It’s National Poetry Day, And I love a bit of word play; Whether about geocaching, Or a cake being smashing; I can always find something to say! So, 500 posts on my blog, As writer, reviewer, and tog. For over 2 […]

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Woof Wednesday: Poetry & Pupdate

Inspired by Julie at Dog Cast Radio asking her Facebook friends to come up with poetry about their dogs in the form of haiku (17 syllables) or a limerick I wrote these; Stella is her name, She is sensitive and tame, Scrummy food’s her aim.*** Some nine years ago I found Stella, And sometimes I must call […]

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