Let go of Anger: Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge #53

This week, the prompt words for Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Poetry Challenge are MAD and GUIDE. The example provided by Ronovan: This mad world’s without, a light shining in darkness, to guide me in need. If you’ve never tried out a haiku before, and you’d like to learn more, click here to read Ronovan’s articleContinue reading “Let go of Anger: Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge #53”

Stream of Consciousness Saturday – Blowing off Steam

I couldn’t resist taking part in Linda’s Stream of Consciousness Saturday prompt this week. The word to incorporate in a post is ‘ring’ so I brought my witch out to play! Many thanks to Linda for organising the fun event. Maddison ran through the forest, lungs screaming in protest, legs numb from the relentless rhythmContinue reading “Stream of Consciousness Saturday – Blowing off Steam”

Weekend Coffee Share – In which I’m mostly too tired to talk!

If we were having coffee, I’d probably let you do most of the talking. You don’t mind of course, some weeks are like that. I worked more hours than usual and because I can’t give details about the assignments I undertake, it can get a little ambiguous! I would tell you that I worked aContinue reading “Weekend Coffee Share – In which I’m mostly too tired to talk!”

Author Interview: Phyllis Moore

I had the great pleasure of interviewing Phyllis Moore, author of the Pegasus Colony. You will find links and further information about the novel below. But first, let’s find out what Phyllis had to say. Do you have any strange writing habits (like writing in a lucky pair of socks? Or using a special pen?)Continue reading “Author Interview: Phyllis Moore”

Mel’s Midweek Writing Menagerie #5

Welcome to my weekly writing prompt series. The rules of the challenge are simple. I’ve provided two options below, and there’s a handy link-up button at the end of the post, so you can upload your contribution and share it with others. If you prefer to use the pingback method, I’ll check out each linkContinue reading “Mel’s Midweek Writing Menagerie #5”

Writer’s Quote Wednesday – M. Barker-Simpson

Writer’s Quote Wednesday is organised by Colleen from Silver Threading, and is a wonderful weekly series in which bloggers hare the quotes which inspire them. I highly recommend checking them out. I’ve been thinking about community a lot recently. Those thoughts came to the forefront yesterday when I remembered what happened on the 7 JulyContinue reading “Writer’s Quote Wednesday – M. Barker-Simpson”

Sweet Serenity: Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge #52

This week, the prompt words for Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Poetry Challenge are SILENT and LOUD. The example provided by Ronovan: You bring silence out, Over the noise of the world’s moans, Cacophonous dins ring. If you’ve never tried out a haiku before, and you’d like to learn more, click here to read Ronovan’s articleContinue reading “Sweet Serenity: Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge #52”

Guest Post by Louise Findlay

I have a special treat for you today, a short-story written by Louise Findlay. If you would like to know more about Louise and her work, I featured her on my author blog during the Fantasy Solstice Tour. For further details, click here. Vicious Vines by Louise Findlay I so hated this world. The cloggingContinue reading “Guest Post by Louise Findlay”