Tag Archives: Writing

In Memory

Exactly one year ago today my mother-in-law died alone in a stark hospital room near our home, after fighting hard for three months against an unknown, unnamed enemy. Nobody could tell us exactly what disease she was suffering from, but … Continue reading

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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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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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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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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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Guest blogger: Juliet Nubel Young – Stronger than Me

Originally posted on Sue Vincent's Daily Echo:
  Fate picked me up in my hometown of Glasgow many light years ago and since that day it has moved me around the dog-eared map which has gradually become my life.…

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Gullible’s Travels: 10 Ways To Avoid Falling Prey To Vanity Publishing Scams

Originally posted on Dan Alatorre – AUTHOR:
Don’t forget: the July Word Weaver WRITING CONTEST is about to start! PRIZES! FAME! and best of all the first 20 entries will be critiqued BY ME ? your humble host Occasionally we…

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Me, a Writer? Guest Blog Post By Juliet Nubel

Originally posted on Dan Alatorre – AUTHOR:
Occasionally we turn the reins over to a friend of the blog so they can share their experience in writing – some good, some bad – for the benefit of others. Here’s Juliet.…

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