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Of Simple Things: Anzac Day Special: Gallipoli - A Century On

ANZAC – what it really means to an aussie/kiwi…

As an Aussie/Kiwi ANZAC means much more than just the letters or the words they represent. Australian New Zealand Army Corps. To me those words represent a special breed. On the 25th of April each …

The Winnie the Pooh Anniversary Book. Enough Book, Kinds Of Story, Ernest Hemingway, Reading Challenge, Winnie The Pooh, Verses, How To Become, Anniversary, Teaching

“We are all apprentices in a craft where no one ever becomes a master.” —Ernest Hemingway

Writing for me developed from a love of reading. There were not enough books in the universe for me to devour. Winnie The Pooh, Daktari, A Child’s Garden of Verses, Rebecca, and Wuther…

Create A World Writing Contest.

Create A World Writing Contest.

Sorry guys…I’m back chasing People’s Choice votes again. This time I entered a story over at The Dark Globe. It is an edited version of an earlier story I posted in my fiction pag…

A parallel universe.

Justin Moore - "If heaven wasn't so far away" . This song tugs at my heart strings :'( Country Lyrics, Country Music Quotes, Country Songs, Country Life, Country Girls, Everything Country, Miss You Dad, This Is Your Life, Soundtrack To My Life

The Graveyard

It’s early. Twenty folk of various ages and nationalities, one broken orange Bedford truck and trailer, a cattle track, and a graveyard in Tanzania are my companions. It’s hot in or out of the sun.…

Abelard struggled through the tavern. Each step was difficult as he felt his bowels rumble in warning. He sucked his butt cheeks firmly together and prayed he would make it through the mass of tigh… Make It Through, Fingers, Searching, Poetry, Felt, Clock, Writing, Eyes, Felting

Abelard’s Pissior

Abelard struggled through the tavern. Each step was difficult as he felt his bowels rumble in warning. He sucked his butt cheeks firmly together and prayed he would make it through the mass of tigh…

I know, I know…of late my blogging has been atrocious. This week for my local writer’s group I had the task of writing a letter to a dead relative/friend. Strange subject I know…a…

It’s been a while…

I know, I know…of late my blogging has been atrocious. This week for my local writer’s group I had the task of writing a letter to a dead relative/friend. Strange subject I know…a…

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Texture Challenges, Texture, Writing, Hair Styles, Fun, Beauty, Surface Finish, Fin Fun, Hairdos

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Texture

Texture – according to Cee this week is about: “This first week is texture which is a touchy feely type sensation to me.” There is nothing more touchy feely to me than an animals …

Christchurch hit again with another earthquake. Writer's Block, The Book, New Zealand, Poetry, Breast, Lost, Thoughts, Writing, Words

Great Days

The last couple of days have been good days. Well, great days really. Which is surprising because the days before were not. They were just like a lot of days we all have. Days you’d rather forget. …

Christchurch hit again with another earthquake. Writer's Block, The Book, New Zealand, Poetry, Breast, Lost, Thoughts, Writing, Words

Using Cliches and ‘Having A Ball’

Dyed in The Wool (I had so much fun writing this for my writers group – and watching the horror on their faces as cliche after cliche tumbled out of my mouth until they realised I was doing i…

Organization, Planning Your School Counseling Program, Back to School, Newsletter

When you have to go, you can’t be fussy…

Abelard struggled through the tavern. Each step was difficult as he felt his bowels rumble in warning. He sucked his butt cheeks firmly together and prayed he would make it through the mass of tigh…

Day 6 of NaNoWriMo

Day 6 of NaNoWriMo

Well you may be asking how it is all going. I had to take the weekend off to wizz up to Auckland…which provided lots of photo taking opportunities. It also provided a chance to get dressed up…