Monthly Archives: December 2015

Happy New Year !!

This is the view from our holiday apartment in Cromer, yesterday we arrived to a lovely surprise, a free bottle of Prosecco, as well as some chocolate biscuits and tea and coffee!! As you can see the sky is blue … Continue reading

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#BlogBattle Week 42 Theme Gift

  Week 42 Theme will be Gift Date to Post: Tuesday, December 29th, 2015 Rules: 1000 words max fictional tale (or true if you really want) PG (no more than PG-13) Content – let’s keep this family friendly! Your story must contain … Continue reading

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Happy Christmas Greetings from Kyrosmagica

This is a lovely Christmas wreath that my sister in law Lorraine Mallon made for me, and below is the table top arrangement that she made too. Isn’t it lovely? She’s branching out into creative endeavours, and this is a … Continue reading

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My Kyrosmagica Review of Bazaar of Bad Dreams by Stephen King

  Goodreads Synopsis: A master storyteller at his best—the O. Henry Prize winner Stephen King delivers a generous collection of stories, several of them brand-new, featuring revelatory autobiographical comments on when, why, and how he came to write (or rewrite) … Continue reading

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RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #75 Charm&Look

  Today I’m writing  three haiku using Ronovan’s prompt words for this week : charm and look. My first two haiku are the usual 5,7, 5 format but the last one is 3,5,3 thought I’d try that for a change. … Continue reading

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Hugh’s Photo Challenge: Week 8 – Charity Christmas Tree Topper Challenge

Hugh  from Hugh’s Views and News is sponsoring his Charity Christmas Tree Topper Challenge again this year. Last year’s challenge was a great success! Do you want to join in with Hugh’s Photo Tree Topper Challenge?  Here is all you have … Continue reading

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Retail Inspiration: Yuletide Style

Just recently I started working in retail as a Christmas temporary.  My plan is to earn some pennies to get together a book fund to pay for artwork for a front cover, my promotional, and other expenses that I will incur when I … Continue reading

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Character Profile Sheets

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Originally posted on Heena Rathore P.:
Characterization is the most important aspect of writing a book. Whether it’s a short story or a long one, you need characters, and that too strong ones. They are the building blocks of your…

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RonovanWrites #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #74 Cake&Wolf

Ah, Ronovan you have me well and truly stumped this week. Whatever can I write about using the prompt words cake and wolf? A difficult combination, this calls for a bit of wolfish humour and gluttony methinks…… Somehow I can … Continue reading

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Writers Quote Wednesday and #BeWow: Christmas Magic Thoughts

‘I stopped believing in Santa Claus when I was six. Mother took me to see him in a department store and he asked for my autograph.‘ Child star actress Shirley Temple.   How sad, poor Shirley, six seems very young … Continue reading

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