Real Life Words #8

A regular feature with no long explanations… just photos of real life words… I wonder if this road sign looks the same pretty much around the world..... … [Continue reading]

March Book List

As each month flies by I am constantly sure that I will not achieve the book challenge, rushed for time to fit in everything that a busy life appears to demand. And then without warning, at the end of the month I discover that I have more than met … [Continue reading]

Real Life Words #7

A regular feature with no long explanations… just photos of real life words… No picture is complete unless painted with love..... … [Continue reading]

Children will read if….

  Children will read if they see Mum and Dad doing it.   When I read statements like this "The Telegraph"  headline, I can’t help but wonder, is it true?   My beach bum father was brought up by English speaking parents in a beachside town and … [Continue reading]

Real Life Words #6

A regular feature with no long explanations… just photos of real life words…. There is a little girl who loves visiting the library truck almost as much as I do. … [Continue reading]

Real Life Words #5

A regular feature with no long explanations… just photos of real life words. The joy of  Scholastic book clubs is the same from generation to generation, country to country … [Continue reading]

Stranger than Fiction is my Red Letter Day

If I'm serious about becoming a writer, it means putting my writing out there in competitions, literary magazines and the like and come what may. Easy, right? Well in fact, it’s been something I've reeeeeally struggled with. But now March … [Continue reading]

Real Life Words #4

A regular feature with no long explanations… just photos of real life words… Inspiration, wisdom and education all in one stack..... … [Continue reading]

Ranting that Writing is an Art Form….

I have been told by other writers that Ireland reveres its writers so much, that they allow them to live tax free in the Emerald Isle. Now I'm not sure if this is true or not, and perhaps some investigation is in order, but if that rumour  isn’t … [Continue reading]

Real Life Words #3

  A regular feature with no long explanations… just photos of real life words...  English and French days and months of the year...... … [Continue reading]