Today, a very good friend of mine, in real life as well as in cyberspace, quitted her Facebook account, which she created in 2009. She said to me she no longer had time to keep her page up to date, even to the minimum level that would be of interest to her "friends". And she … Continue reading As a #writer, is #Facebook useful to me?
Yes today is some milestone. Book 1 of The Page is in edited first draft shape! Yes, loyal readers, it is READABLE! I am calling for beta readers, and looking for a professional editor. If you are interested please contact me.
Language evolves. The meaning of a word can shift over time as we use it differently — think of “cool,” “heavy,” or even “literally.” Today, give a word an evolutionary push: give a common word a new meaning, explain it to us, and use it in the title of your post. Yes, I have paged … Continue reading Daily Prompt: Morphing ~ You Have Been Paged!
I am tickled pink at receiving the Sunshine Award from a much admired blogger, writer and Dominant Master, Sir Joseph McNamara (@JMcNamara4), grand financier and world traveller who hailed from New-York City and his magisterial fortress. Being in the company of glamorous and talented bloggers such as Geminiswords, Penelope Jones, Renee Rose, Adaline Raine, Ana Vitsky, Green Eyed Gheisha, Alice Dark, Genevieve … Continue reading Sunshine Award from a Master
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…
It's been a funny Friday. I started the day well, when I left for the gym leaving the house keys behind the (closed) door. Luckily I had a few coins in the car which allowed me later to buy cod n' chips at the Bubble & Squeak (very nice and all for a fiver). My … Continue reading #BlogMeMaybe: May 18 – May I share something (not so) funny?
Siris He’s the central character of “Infinity Blade: Awakening”, and, of course, he is you, if, like me, you are addicted to the game. If you are, then you know how brave, childishly brave at time, he can be: but of course, what he can achieve depends on progress on building up his skills, that … Continue reading #BlogMeMaybe: May 10 – May I tell you something about someone else?
Julian paused, on the threshold of recognition. Then, as he sat still, his mind suddenly saw her, the girl at the school gate, waiting for him, tall and smiling. A wave of memories submerged him: the old town, the medieval streets, the library where he worked and studied, the provincial railway station, the ugly buildings … Continue reading Last excerpt?