The desk is littered: photographs of the sublime Italian model he worships, another of himself in the Dolomites with two small children - now young adults - a postal card of Paul Klee's "The Saint of the inner Light", various requests for donations (well...) and more... And what about this new work? Stalling, wandering, disrupted … Continue reading #Writing space (Thursday’s Musings) #amwriting
Write a story about a DAREDEVIL in just six words. Let a photo or image inspire you to write a story. Or first write the story, and then make or search for a picture to go with it.Higher still over the merciless cliff
Immersed in the city we missed you, and at times, a shimmer of light in the sky, a reflection in a girl’s hair, reminded us of you. We know that soon we will go back, to the solitary trails, to the sound of our boots on the hard rock, to the smile on her face … Continue reading #FiveSentenceFiction: Flowers
As we begin our descent, stepping over the larger stones, observing the path ahead of us, I feel your presence, nestled, inside me… For you are my companion, my lover in life and death, the protective spirit of this valley. For when I died it was for you, with you, to be with you for … Continue reading FiveSentenceFiction: View
I am grateful to wonderful blogger/writer Jennifer (@jennybennyk) who hails from http://itsjennythewren.wordpress.com/ (please visit if you have not yet!) for nominating me for the Very Inspiring Blog Award. I am doubly grateful to Jenny, a fellow blogger on the #AtoZ trail, first for the opportunity to visit her posts at leisure, and then also (more about it … Continue reading #Awards: a nomination…
Gracious and talented Katherine Hopkins, who hails from the KD Defehr poetry and photography blog (btw is the actual photography blog at http://kristydefehr.wordpress.com/?), has nominated this sinner for the Tell Me About Yourself Award, which made me blush no end through my January suntan... Thank you Katherine: you are an angel and a very promising young … Continue reading #TellMeAboutYourself ~ an Award
The gracious folks at Cecile's Writers, Vanessa, Sofia, Cecile and Samir, have nominated your servant for One Lovely Blog Award! A big thank you to those talented writers and bloggers, but words fail me to reply with dignity to Samir's shout-out: "just a shout out to express how awesome your blog is"! I don't know … Continue reading I love Cecile’s Writers!
He admired Sarah for her resilience, her ability to work long hours, to keep a clear mind, to be the long haul woman she was. Travelling made him broody: strange dreams came to him at night, projects he never worked on, women he had never met, but yet look familiar to him, men who … Continue reading #WritersWednesday: September 5 – Julian’s summer: Mother and Son