Author Archive

Lost Things

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It’s around early afternoon here in Arizona, and the sun is shinning bright as ever illuminating all it touches. I haven’t really thought about what to write about today, so thoughts will come… Continue reading

Welcoming The Sun

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Have you ever visualized an entire block of writing only to have your mind go completely blank when those thoughts need to start filling up your screen? Well, this is what’s happening to… Continue reading

The forty-fourth writer on the blog is…

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The forty-fourth writer on the blog is the very creative Christina Arsenis. I believe in the beauty of simplicity, and love to create images that are calming to the soul. I’ve been painting… Continue reading

The forty-third writer on the blog is…

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The forty-third writer on the blog is Oriana Ascanio.          Venezuelan born Oriana came to the UK in 2004 to study Arts Management and Contemporary Writing at Dartington College of Art… Continue reading

The last post

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Sunday 1st July Well, I’ve done my week, commenting on sundry things that have interested me, so I’ll finish with some observations on writing. Unlike some of my fellow bloggers, I have no… Continue reading

Vissi d’arte

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Saturday 30th June I was tending my garden this morning to the sound of a mandolin. I should probably make something Woolf-ish out of that – one feels it’s rather the sort of… Continue reading

Mamma Mia!

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Friday 29th June I should like to add a dissenting voice to all the praise that has been heaped on Mamma Mia!, which I watched last night for the second time. I didn’t… Continue reading

Writing competitions

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Thursday 28th June I go in for a lot of short story competitions. That’s to say, I have done, although rather less so lately, being, as I am, more given to writing plays.… Continue reading

Neighbours, everybody needs good neighbours

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Wednesday 27th June I’m a city girl, I am, a life-long Brummie, but when I took early retirement from teaching, we decided to have a complete change and move to Devon (lots of… Continue reading

Clare versus the Literary World

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Tuesday 26th June Having got your attention with some nice nosh, I’ll say a bit about my writing. I suppose I’m a (very) late bloomer, really, but none the less sincere and ambitious.… Continue reading