The Fiction Cafe Writers 30 Day Challenge: A Brave Post

The challenge continues but I’ve hit a roadblock already as I find myself struggling to believe I can write anything worthwhile and therefore not writing at all. After some success with writing over the last two years – finding a rhythm, managing to produce short pieces that people enjoyed, even getting them published on platforms … More The Fiction Cafe Writers 30 Day Challenge: A Brave Post

The Fiction Cafe Writers 30 Day Challenge (Day One)

After a long (and tough) break from writing, I’m returning with a writing challenge! It is September after all, a time for new beginnings and my favourite time of year. Tomorrow also officially marks the end of the school holidays (resounding cheer?!) and my chance to return to a little guilt free writing time – … More The Fiction Cafe Writers 30 Day Challenge (Day One)

A Happy Heart

Does anyone else ever get a flood of love/joy/beauty through their heart every now and then? Well, I say every now and then, but it isn’t a random thing. It happens with a thought, and just lately it’s been happening such a lot that I’m finally paying attention to it. I’ll be driving along in my … More A Happy Heart

That Time of Year

Perhaps a New Year’s resolution of mine should be: to be more punctual. Lateness, or ‘arriving exactly on time and no earlier with unbrushed hair and a slightly harassed air’, is part of my very being. My punctual friends are not keen on this, but then lucky for me most of my friends agree that … More That Time of Year