Vain attempt at humour #AtoZChallenge – Peculiar ‘Pen fellows’ – Quirks only a writer can understand

  Vain attempt at humour  Aspiring writers are often told to write about what they know, and certainly the things they enjoy. Being ourselves, being free to explore, is both a wonderful and scary experience. Writing can be very personal. It's like giving others a view into our soul.   When it comes to humour, it can … Continue reading Vain attempt at humour #AtoZChallenge – Peculiar ‘Pen fellows’ – Quirks only a writer can understand

[WR101 Prompt Series] Weird & Whacky Wednesdays' – Prompt #10

I'm using pictures as the inspiration for this week's theme. Your whacky Wednesday image is courtesy of  Mick Huett and can be found on flickr. The piece is entitled Nilsson monowheel:1936 Have fun 🙂   Welcome to the WR101 Prompt Series. A daily prompt incorporating our love of fiction in all its forms. I've tried not to set too many rules, but … Continue reading [WR101 Prompt Series] Weird & Whacky Wednesdays' – Prompt #10

The Black Widow’s Tale – An Ode to Husband Killing

I was challenged by a writer friend of mine, Mark Morris, to write an ode to husband killing. So after spending much time online, being haunted by the greats and all things stressed and un-stressed, I decided to got with the traditional rhyming form of A B A B C D E C D E … Continue reading The Black Widow’s Tale – An Ode to Husband Killing