One of the perks of being a free-lance journalist is that I get to meet a lot of very interesting people – movers and shakers.
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The warmth of summer has followed a very wet spring – but this too has its beauty.
The air in the garden smells of green and all things scented – heavy and sweet.
Sitting on the train wondering who the roses are for…
When I was about ten years old, (see photo on the introductory page, ‘About me’), I was pretty sure I was going to be a writer.
Try ‘writing’ your journal in colour…
I do all the time…
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Things I love… No. 98
Synecdoche: (Gr., from syn, with, ek, out, dechmai, to receive)
A figure of speech by which the whole of a thing is put for a part, or a part for the whole.
Graham Greene – The Swiss Chapter
For those of you who were wondering what has been taking up most of my attention in recent months – here it is, fresh from the printers…
I have just completed the tr
Advice to Young Writers…
Firstly, protect your space like a lioness looking out for her cubs.
Don’t answer the phone, don’t open the door.