Month: April 2014

What I’ve Read So Far

Here is a recap of the books I’ve managed to read and review so far this year 🙂 Books Read in 2014 = January: The Last Olympian (Percy Jackson and the Olympians #5) by Rick Riordan (My Review http://wp.me/p431Gp-3x ) The Demigod Diaries (The… Continue Reading “What I’ve Read So Far”

Speak of the Devil by Shawna Romkey

Goodreads Synopsis: What happens when falling in love and falling from grace collide? After dying in a car accident with her two best friends, Lily miraculously awakens to grief and guilt. She escapes to her dad’s to come to terms with the event and… Continue Reading “Speak of the Devil by Shawna Romkey”

Thunderhead by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child

Thunderhead by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child Goodreads Synopsis: Nora Kelly, a young archaeologist in Santa Fe, receives a letter written sixteen years ago, yet mysteriously mailed only recently. In it her father, long believed dead, hints at a fantastic discovery that will make him… Continue Reading “Thunderhead by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child”

Devils Juice

(No this poem is not about me, It’s merely an observation!) Decided on drinking rum For as long as the bottle lasts Regretting the decision Fills up the next day Head aching so hard That all other thoughts gone away Replaying the night over… Continue Reading “Devils Juice”

Siblings

To give Riley a sibling or not to give Riley a sibling – that is the question! My husband Shane and I had decided that we would have one more. I’ve even been telling people when they ask “when’s the next one coming” that… Continue Reading “Siblings”

Riley’s First Camping Trip

My Husband Shane and I spent this Easter taking our Son Riley, who is now almost 10 months old, for his first ever camping trip. It was also the first camping trip for our 80. When Riley was born we sold our beloved Nissan… Continue Reading “Riley’s First Camping Trip”

Newcastle Poetry Prize

I’ve just finished reading the 2013 Newcastle Poetry Prize Anthology ”Now You Shall Know” to prepare myself to enter this years. 2013 was the 32nd consecutive year that the Newcastle Poetry Prize had run. In this Anthology is the 1st, 2nd & 3rd winners plus… Continue Reading “Newcastle Poetry Prize”

Vaempires: Revolution By Thomas Winship

Vaempires: Revolution By Thomas Winship  Synopsis:  It is the morning of Princess Cassandra’s sixteenth birthday. Everyone’s attention is focused on the heir to the vampire throne. World leaders, the rich and famous, and VIPs from every corner of the globe have gathered in the… Continue Reading “Vaempires: Revolution By Thomas Winship”

Happy Easter

 My Wish for you all at Easter; I hope you are healthy, happy and get to be with the ones you love. From My Family  To yours.

Macavity’s not there

This is a post I wrote for Robert Zimmerman’s Authors We love Series: Authors We Love: Sarah Fairbairn on T.S. Eliot As soon as I read or hear the name T.S. Eliot my mind starts singing “Macavity, Macavity, there’s no one like Macavity, for… Continue Reading “Macavity’s not there”