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Uniqueness

      Over the last couple of months, I’ve read lots of short stories of various…

Strutting Like a Peacock

    The last week I’ve been trying to get my life back into some resemblance of…

Roses

    Today is, International Women’s Day, and there are so many women who are an…

A World So Fair

  I will soon walk among the trees Listen to the songful birds and the buzz…

Snow Moon

    Tomorrow, February 19, many of our skies will be lit up by a full moon…

The Diminishing Bug

            Insects, love them, or hate them, are important to the world we live…

Stirring Thoughts

    I watched a movie yesterday. In fact it was one of several. Okay, movies…

Before and After!

        Normally, before writing any blog post I search through my stock of photos to check…

Chapter Two : Not as I had Expected

    The last time I told you about the next chapter in my own life I…

Opening Chapter

    A new year has begun somewhere in the world and it’s nearing the time to…

As I Do

        We view so much via social media, that sometimes we don’t embrace…

The Killing of the Thousand and Second Night Chapter 5

    Here is another chapter of my unpublished novel. CHAPTER FIVE     It was seven…

Another First

      Perthshire in Scotland is one of my most favourite places to visit. It doesn’t matter…

Women Showing the Way

        There are so many women in history who have fought for equality for children…

Meet Author Martin Ferguson

    This month the UK, indie author, Martin Ferguson is under the spotlight. Martin’s debut series,…

Piggy in the Middle

           The longest lunar eclipse is going to happen in our skies tonight. Unfortunately, it…

The Fairy Woman

    I haven’t posted a classical poem for a while. But, I love fairies and…

Harry’s Gift

    The youngest child of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, 11 weeks old, Prince Louis,…

Take Care of Your Memories

    Memories are described in words when we want to share them with others. In our…

Meet Author Raymond Greiner

   I am honored today to introduce you to an accomplished Indie author of multiple genres,…

Summer Solstice

      As we’ve headed for the Summer Solstice in the Northern hemisphere this week, the…

The Wonder of Nature

    It’s Nature Photograph Day in North America today and the beauty of nature deserves to…

The Killing of the Thousand and Second Night Chapter Two

    Here’s the second extract from my historical murder mystery. The Killing of the Thousand and…

The Killing of the Thousand and Second Night (Book Extract)

      Here’s the first chapter of a historical murder mystery I’ve written, not published as…

Insatiable Appetite

        Eleven years to the day after the poet, Robert Burns was born, another boy…