The Artful Soft Pastels Box

Having only used soft pastels once before (over 15 years ago!), I was excited to explore the medium again as an adult. My first time using pastels was in an art class in my early teens. Our art tutor – an eccentric old lady who gave classes mostly to home-educated…

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We are house-hunting

We are house-hunting

We are house-hunting. And it really is a hunt. More of a Hunger Games. Dozens of us lurking in the shadows, ready to attack. … View Post
How My Book Reviews Have Changed In 6 Years

How My Book Reviews Have Changed In 6 Years

I was tidying up a few old posts recently, and uncovered dozens of book reviews from as early as 2015, when this blog was born! … View Post
The Reapers – Draft 1 Complete & Inspiration

The Reapers – Draft 1 Complete & Inspiration

I did it; draft 1 is complete!  I’m finally happy with the order of events, and there are more scenes than not that I’… View Post
A Season in Pictures: Summer

A Season in Pictures: Summer

Now people are adjusting more to life with Covid, I’ve noticed the small talk topic of choice is the weather; very British, obviously.  … View Post
The Reapers… What if the monsters were real?

The Reapers… What if the monsters were real?

When Caitlin goes through a traumatic accident in her early teens, her world is never the same.  Frightening monsters begin to seep into the … View Post
8 Songs I Can’t Stop Playing

8 Songs I Can’t Stop Playing

With half a dozen gigs lined up for the next 12 months, I’ve been listening to more music again to get back into the … View Post