Tag Archives: Inspiring

Author Spotlight: Daniel Royse

A warm welcome to my Spotlight guest Daniel Royse, author of the fabulously titled: The Watermelon King. I just love that title, don’t you? It certainly caught my attention. Perhaps it’s because I love watermelons, perhaps it’s the quirkiness of … Continue reading

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Glasgow Inspiring City Award

As you’ll know from my previous post Glasgow University, Hogwarts and Kelvingrove Park I’ve recently been to Glasgow with my hubby for a few days away. We stayed near Kelvingrove Park and I was lucky to be able to get a chance … Continue reading

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Pert bums, Make up, Fake Tan and Hair extensions

Here’s my take on Colleen’s #WQWWC writing challenge. The theme this week is:  Rebirth. Silver Threading WQW: Rebirth ‘Once you reach a certain age you’re either slowly dying or slowly being reborn. I want to choose the latter.’ Marianne Williamson. ‘Marianne Williamson is … Continue reading

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Inspiring Aspiring Young Authors

Originally posted on Spilling Ink:
Writing a book is huge undertaking for anyone, let alone for a young person who could be doing almost anything other than slaving over a manuscript. People of any age can start writing a book.…

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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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#MondayBlogs: Good Luck With Exams!!

For #MondayBlogs hastag on twitter, @RachelintheOC, I’m sharing something very close to my heart, some Good Luck Wishes. What kind of Good luck Wishes? The kind that means that your blogging break gets forgotten for a tiny moment. I’m currently on a blogging … Continue reading

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3 Day Quote Challenge: Day 3

I have been tagged by Janice who blogs at On the land to participate in the ‘3 Days, 3 Quotes Challenge’. Many thanks to Janice for inviting me to participate in this challenge.  I have thoroughly enjoyed taking part. Janice blogs about our … Continue reading

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3 Days 3 Quotes Challenge, Writer’s Quote Wednesday and BeWoW

, I have been tagged by Janice who blogs at On the land to participate in the ‘3 Days, 3 Quotes Challenge’.  Many thanks to Janice for inviting me to participate in this fun challenge.  Janice blogs about our world and how important … Continue reading

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Nick and co at the Para-Tri Triathlon

Originally posted on Sue Vincent's Daily Echo:
Where do I start? It has been the most amazing, incredible, glorious day. The road through Little Kimble had marked a turning point for my son and we drove through the sleepy…

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A Writing Award To Give Yourself: Do What You Love

Sometimes we need to give ourselves a little pick me up, a reminder to Do What We Love, even if that particular thing that we love seems difficult to achieve. Just recently I have been querying agents, and been getting … Continue reading

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