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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…