Monthly Archives: November 2014

My Friday Secret Images: The Corpus Christi Clock

In my earlier blog post today, Secrets and Lies, I mentioned that I would be revealing one of my secret sources of inspiration. Well here it is, The Corpus Christi Clock in Cambridge, a stunning timepiece that is featured in my writing. The clock is … Continue reading

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I Kid You Not I love To Read

What else am I up to? Working on my second novel, and deciding what to read next. There are so many books that I’ve won, been given as a gift, or been asked to review. So where to begin. My … Continue reading

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Secrets and Lies

Well, it’s Friday again, we’re about to embark on another weekend. So, what’s on my list of things to do today? Every Friday I try to post a photographic image on my blog. This week I decided to focus on … Continue reading

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My Kyrosmagica Review of A Girl is a Half-formed Thing by Eimear McBride

Goodreads Synopsis: Eimear McBride’s debut tells, with astonishing insight and in brutal detail, the story of a young woman’s relationship with her brother, and the long shadow cast by his childhood brain tumour. Not so much a stream of consciousness, … Continue reading

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How to draw…

Originally posted on GirlsHeartBooks:
…a girl who hearts books. Start with a pencil. 1. Draw a circle on a stick (near the top of the page or you might run out of space). Balance it on a box, slightly squashed. Balance…

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My Friday Image: Started in a Book Tunnel Ended Up In A Library

A Tunnel made out of books! Wonder of Wonders. Imaging crawling through it as it  becomes narrower and narrower. Would your thoughts dwindle as you wandered further into its clutches? Or would you linger by the opening and stare in … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks

Originally posted on here i am:
I just got the Thanksgiving box down on Monday. In the box, I found some of our Thanksgiving thankfulness projects. We haven’t done something every year, but I do have a few mementos. In…

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How easy is it to be grateful?

Originally posted on sfsoulspa:
With Thanksgiving around the bend, there is a lot of talk about gratitude. From boosting your happiness to improved health, there are real reasons to cultivate gratitude. Gratitude is easy when golden opportunities fall into your lap…

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Digital Marketing The Possibilities Are Endless

  Recently I joined in the Futurelearn Digital Marketing Course. Why you might ask? Well, I figure that any help that I can get to help me get my book published has to be worth investigating. And,  I’m a bit of … Continue reading

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Friends: The Freezer

Originally posted on Bound 4 Escape:
My favorite bookish Friends moment: Rachel finds a copy of The Shining in the freezer. He says he gets scared when he reads it and puts it in the freezer because it makes him feel…

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