Hello to all who are doing Becky's lines&squares October square challenge! Hope you've all had a great week. I'm afraid I've been a bit absent from here and from my normal daily routines as I've been away on the Isle of Wight (an island off the south coast of England) searching for a place to … Continue reading Lines – Take 2
"Collecting" lines as a creative exercise and for Square October
This year I am stepping up my challenge to read 50 books, especially as I will not be working for at least 3 months from February to April!
Rounding off my 2018 Feature Series with a collation of photos and memories from last year.
It's my annual December holiday. A wall of heat exits outside the house - it's 34℃ today. I'm lounging in a cool spot and drinking ice tea. A smidgen of creativity nudges me in the heat. Hey, how about a Six-word story? Great idea! I haven't done any for a while. Then I remembered the Saturday … Continue reading Two for Six Word Saturday
NaNoWriMo 2018 - done and dusted A winner!
Just a very quick check-in. The writing for NaNoWriMo continues, but I'm bushed!
So, I've been absent from my blog this week. Its NaNoWriMo time and that means I am using every free second of the day to add to my word count (target 50,000 by end of November) rather than writing blog posts!
So grab your favourite beverage, hot or cold and let's chat about writing, growing trees and OCD!
Yes, I am! As NaNoWriMo starts next week, I was thinking that maybe I should put the word out on WordPress that I am doing NaNoWriMo again this year. I've seen that there are loads of other bloggers doing it too! On the NaNoWriMo site, October has been designated as "Preptober", a time to get … Continue reading Am I actually prepping for NaNoWriMo?
Well, NaNoWriMo is just around the corner and I'm nervous and excited in equal measure! Last year was my first "NaNoWriMo" and I achieved the 50,000-word target. This year I will be doing things differently.