Author Archives: Juliet Nubel

About Juliet Nubel

I've just turned fifty, OMG ! I didn't realise I would have so much to say about this time of my life. The pure pleasure of writing has hit me hard and this blog is sheer self-indulgence. Enjoy!

The Itch

It must have been there for a long time but it had never asked to be scratched.  Now it is driving me insane. And I have given in to the urge to rub at it gently, gradually digging in my … Continue reading

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Spider-Woman

Why on earth did I end up doing this job? I have no recollection whatsoever of applying for it, being interviewed, negotiations taking place, a contract being signed, or a big monthly salary being transferred to my bank account every … Continue reading

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Broken #Flash4Storms

One of my absolute favourite bloggers, the wonderfully witty and tremendously talented Sarah Brentyn, has very generously decided to raise awareness, and at the same time some money, for the victims of the deadly hurricanes which blew their way through the … Continue reading

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Today’s the day…

That I will truthfully be able to answer “Yes” to anyone who asks me if any of my stories have been published yet. I will be able to nod meekly and smile knowingly about how wonderful it feels to see … Continue reading

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Why did I miss that train?

I was definitely standing on the platform waiting for it with the rest of the inhabitants of the Earth. I remember it pulling up extremely quickly, the doors opening only a fraction before the ones at the front started yanking … Continue reading

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Oopsie…

Notice anything different? Yep, I’ve changed some stuff around here. But being me, with all of my technological skills coming to the fore, of course I didn’t actually do this on purpose. I just willy-nilly jumped into something brand new … Continue reading

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Oyez! Oyez!

Gather round, brave readers. For have I got news for you! Those of you who know me well will remember that I hate to brag. Those of you who don’t know me well are just about to find out. I … Continue reading

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Stories to Share

Originally posted on COW PASTURE CHRONICLES:
It’s been a while since I’ve shared some of my favorite stories. So, without further ado, sit back and enjoy these wonderful and engaging stories. Up first 2 stories  from Every Day Fiction: Black…

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Safranix

What exactly is this? A newly discovered planet? Cookery channel? Perfume with a yellow tinge? Justin Bieber’s latest album with an Indian sitar playing in the background? Asterix’s new dog? None of them (as far as I know anyway). It … Continue reading

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Back to Black

Splat! That’s the sound I made as I fell back down to Earth the other day. Back to real life. Back home. Back to work. Back to black. Last year I had the summer-end blues. This year the blues are … Continue reading

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