Month: November 2014

Lavender & Frankincense

I’ve been using YLEO Lavender mixed in with my Jojoba moisturiser for a while now; I use it on my feet in the mornings. In the last couple of years I’ve had terrible problems with the skin on my feet. I tried countless chemist… Continue Reading “Lavender & Frankincense”

NaNoWriMo Oh No!

So it’s just occurred to me that I’ve missed NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month). I first heard about it last year when I stepped into the Twitter & Blog world. It was founded back in 1999 by 21 authors from San Francisco area who… Continue Reading “NaNoWriMo Oh No!”

#JumpGirl by @LeighHutton RELEASED TODAY

Show jumping is an extreme sport with a dress code, one this girl doesn’t follow… Imagine being dumped by your mother as a newborn and shifted between foster homes your entire childhood. Imagine being taken in and offered hope for your future by a… Continue Reading “#JumpGirl by @LeighHutton RELEASED TODAY”

Patrick: Friday Fictioneers 100 word story challenge

Patrick had tried so hard to keep his father’s shop running, but with a baby on the way and the closing of the local mine most of the towns folk had moved away taking their cars and need for mechanical services along with them.… Continue Reading “Patrick: Friday Fictioneers 100 word story challenge”

My object was a rock

So back in September I went to a ‘Writing for the Young Adult’ workshop ran by the Hunter Writers Centre. Talks were given by the wonderful Kaz Delaney, Lizzie Wilcock and Amy Lovat. It was fascinating and insightful, I found these three women to… Continue Reading “My object was a rock”

Lost: Friday Fictioneers 100 word story challenge

“We’re lost aren’t we” Tessa practically growled the words at me. “Ok, Fine” I sighed “Yes we’re lost”. It had been my idea to go wandering around a strange city, I hadn’t realised at the time how bad Tessa and I were at reading… Continue Reading “Lost: Friday Fictioneers 100 word story challenge”

Today is your birthday

Today is your birthday And I hope you’re doing well I contemplate sending you a message But quickly realise it won’t reach you in your personal hell Is it you that’s stuck Or is it me that dwells In a place of memories And… Continue Reading “Today is your birthday”

I call mine Lancy

Do you have a name for your car? I call mine Lancy. Lancy is the perfect mummies car, she has a nice compact exterior for easy parking, but she’s roomy inside with a lovely large wagon back end, plenty of room for baby, pram, food… Continue Reading “I call mine Lancy”


Allegiant (Divergent #3) by Veronica Roth Synopsis: The faction-based society that Tris Prior once believed in is shattered—fractured by violence and power struggles and scarred by loss and betrayal. So when offered a chance to explore the world past the limits she’s known, Tris is ready.… Continue Reading “Allegiant”

The Restorer: Friday Fictioneers 100 word story challenge

This was the image prompt > PHOTO PROMPT – Copyright – Jean L. Hays> and below is what my imagination made of it in 100 words. I was left at the side of the road by my owner when he ran me out of oil.… Continue Reading “The Restorer: Friday Fictioneers 100 word story challenge”