Monthly Archives: October 2015

1st Halloween Poetry Contest from Writer’s Treasure Chest and more!!!

No, this isn’t an invitation to a Halloween party on my blog, not quite! Tee hee nearly fooled you didn’t I? But it is a celebration of sorts, a Happy Halloween, and a bunch of stuff and nonsense that I’d … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween!!!!!!

  Happy Halloween!!! To celebrate I’d thought I’d share with you some of the challenges and my favourite blogging activities I have done this October highlighting my Halloween Themed posts in case you’ve missed them: So let’s start off with some photography challenges. … Continue reading

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My Kyrosmagica Review of Dark Room by Tom Becker

Goodreads Synopsis: When Darla and her feckless dad, Hopper, move to Saffron Hills, Darla hopes it’ll be a new start for the both of them. But she stands no chance of fitting in with the image-obsessed in-crowd at her new … Continue reading

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Hugh’s Photo Challenge – Week 3 – What Lurks in The Shadows

  Hugh had me well and truly stumped with this week’s photography challenge. I was on the verge of giving up when I had an idea to focus on an eerie shadow of myself amongst the autumn leaves. Yes, I’m now … Continue reading

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The 5th Annual Halloweensie Writing Contest

I’m joining in Susanna Leonard Hill’s  Halloweensie Writing Contest as this looked a bit of fun, what with my blog theme this month being Halloween stuff and nonsense!!  The word limit is just 100 words, excluding the title, so given that … Continue reading

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How To Host a Blog Party

Originally posted on Suzie Speaks:
Blog parties are one of my favourite things to do, and in my experience they are an incredibly fun and successful way of boosting traffic to your blog and building a readership. For those who…

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The Book Courtship Book Tag

Thank you to Charley from Books and Bakes 1 for tagging me to join in the Book Courtship Book Tag. Charley has a lovely blog about books and baking, two of my favourite pastimes!  I just love to read and to … Continue reading

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Spooktacular 2015: The Gallows at The Caxton Gibbett Inn

I’m joining in the Spooktacular Capturing History Challenge from Ed Mooney. Here’s a link to Ed’s blog: https://edmooneyphoto.wordpress.com/2015/10/01/spooktacular-2015/ As I’m blogging this on a Monday, this is my entry for Rachel Thompson’s #MondayBlogs too: https://twitter.com/RachelintheOC. Rachel blogs at Bad Red Head … Continue reading

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Spooktacular 2015

Originally posted on Ed Mooney Photography:
Today is the first day of October, which marks the countdown to my absolute favourite time of the year, Samhain/Halloween. For the last couple of years, my Ruinhunting activities tend to die off during…

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#Redeyereadalong: Dark Room by Tom Becker

As you’ll know if you saw my previous post re: Bad Bones, I’m joining in the #readeyereadalong:  The Red Eye series of books from Stripes Publishing, this event runs from September 28th to October 31st and is hosted on Goodreads. There are five scary … Continue reading

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