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FAST FICTION – MARMALADE

03/16/13

‘You don’t like it.’ ‘No. I do. Honestly. It’s just…’What? That it isn’t quite what I was expecting? When she’d mentioned that she was going for a new look I clearly…

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MY FAST FICTION EXPERIMENT

03/16/13

Life is fast. Fast food. Fast communication. Fast transport. And now fast fiction.It’s hardly a new idea. People far more imaginative than I am have been doing it for years….

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DECLUTTERING THE MIND

03/13/13

I think I need a Spring de-clutter.I’m not really talking about my house. I’m quite good at sifting through and getting rid. With six of us living under one roof…

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LIGHTS…CAMERAS…ACTION!

03/04/13

We’ve been in a film. I say we but actually it was my youngest that was in front of the camera whilst I loitered out of shot trying desperately not…

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TIME TO REREAD?

02/16/13

Every so often I’ll be listening to the radio and someone will say that they like to reread books.  They talk about how they read ‘Pride and Prejudice’ at least…

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I CAN’T DO IT

01/30/13

“I can’t do it” are words that I rarely utter these days. I don’t mean that because I am particularly talented in everything that I turn my hand to. Nor…

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IN PRAISE OF PACKAGING

01/26/13

OK. So this post is going to be unapologetically girly so if you aren’t a girl you may wish to look away now. Alternatively you may be just as fond…

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ODE TO THE ONESIE

01/09/13

(Reader’s note : This is not actually an ode. I just liked the title.)This is the Winter of the Onesie. They are everywhere, unavoidable. Just like Uggs and Crocs, the…

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CHASING TIME

12/31/12

Well, as the old year comes to a close and I wonder whether I may drown before the new one really gets going, my mind turns to resolutions as it…

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A CROSSROADS

12/28/12

I haven’t written anything here for ages. I would love to say that that’s because my life is so busy with other writing and to a degree that’s true. There’s…