Monthly Archives: July 2015

My son, the triathlete…

Originally posted on Sue Vincent's Daily Echo:
You may know my son’s story. For once, I have no problem repeating it for those who do not. I have a very good reason for it that I have been bursting…

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Ronovan Writes #Weekly # Haiku #Poetry Prompt# Challenge # 55

  So what’s Ronovan got tucked up his sleeve this week?  The prompt words Five and Thrive are a rhyming pair  these two words suggest youthfulness, and doing well –  all in all a very positive way to go. Maya Angelou’s wonderful quote … Continue reading

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#Blog Battle Writing Week 20: Prophet

 Well it’s time for another Blog Battle, if you haven’t come across Rachael Ritchey’s  Blog Battles here’s your chance to join in this fun community of writers. This link will take you to her blog battle page: http://rachaelritchey.com/blogbattle/ The rules are: … Continue reading

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RonovanWrites Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt Challenge Review 54

Can you believe it? I’m this week’s Serious Haiku choice, now that’s a wonderful surprise. Marjorie of Kyrosmagica: Anxiety and Pet Hugs. Seriousness from our resident Humorist. @Marjorie_Mallon Vashti Quiroz-Vega of The Writer Next Door is the humour choice this week … Continue reading

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If we were having coffee #coffeeshare #writers

Fancy a Monday coffee giggle? Look no further than Blondewritemore. See her #coffeeshare #writers tale.

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Awww Alert…

Originally posted on Chris The Story Reading Ape's Blog:
The photography is amazing, but the captions are priceless !!!!! I hate it when he plays ” Mount Everest …” Menopause sucks. Who the heck is “Sugar Lips?” Those brownies…

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The Cherished Blog Fest

THE CHERISHED BLOG FEST I discovered the Cherished Blog Fest via Dan Antion, at No Facilities. So what is my cherished possession? It is this very lovely camphor wood chest that dates back to my childhood in Hong Kong. My … Continue reading

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Author Interview: Mariana Llanos

Originally posted on Pigeonhole Books:
THE STAIRCASE ON PINE STREET BY MARIANA LLANOS 1) Please provide a short excerpt of what your children’s book is about. The Staircase on Pine Street is a story that will touch your heart with its…

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My Kyrosmagica Review of Elizabeth Is Missing by Emma Healey

Goodreads Synopsis: In this darkly riveting debut novel—a sophisticated psychological mystery that is also a heartbreakingly honest meditation on memory, identity, and aging—an elderly woman descending into dementia embarks on a desperate quest to find the best friend she believes … Continue reading

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Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Poetry Prompt Challenge #54 Free and Think

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #54 Free&Think This week’s prompt words for Ron’s Weekly Haiku Challenge are Free and Think. Here’s the link to Ronovan’s blog to join in the challenge: https://ronovanwrites.wordpress.com/2015/07/20/ronovanwrites-weekly-haiku-poetry-prompt-challenge-54-free-think/ Both of my Haiku this week are more serious in nature, … Continue reading

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