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Paisley Shirt- Gail Aldwin

I’d like to give a warm welcome to Gail Aldwin whose latest book of Flash Fiction Paisley Shirt is launched Read More →

The need to escape?


My posts have been erratic these past few months. We moved house in July and our new home has had Read More →

At last! The round peg finds the round hole.

view of turret with no stairs

It seems such a long time since I last posted on my blog, probably because it is. The last time Read More →

The Best Time to Start Anything…is Now!

How many times have you put off doing something? I know, it will be better to begin tomorrow, next week, Read More →


  I’ve taken a little detour in my life these last few months, more the past year really. Not that I Read More →

The Positive Effects of No Electricity ( For a Few Hours Anyway)

Yesterday our electricity was cut off for a few hours. We’d had plenty of warning from the electricity company and Read More →

Dorset’s Digital Stories

Over the past few months I’ve facilitated workshops for the Dorset Writers Network latest project,  Dorset’s Digital Stories. Workshops have Read More →

Words that Wound, Words that Heal

If nobody laughed and nobody sang And nobody cared about you, If nobody spoke a word of cheer To help Read More →

Pens (again)

I still begin all of my writing longhand. I progress it on the computer but there’s nothing like the flow Read More →

Distractions and how to avoid them – or not!

So, with reference to a previous post about distractions and how, when you want to write, you have to make Read More →