Wings of love: Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge #59

I haven't participated for a few weeks but, after reading my friend Colleen's post, I felt inspired to take part. Colleen lost her sister eighteen years ago, and wrote a poem entitled Kathy’s Cardinal. It's beautiful. You should definitely check it out. This week, the prompt words for Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Poetry Challenge are RED and BIRD. … Continue reading Wings of love: Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge #59

Writer’s Quote Wednesday – Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

Writer’s Quote Wednesday is organised by Colleen from Silver Threading, and is a wonderful weekly series in which bloggers share the quotes which inspire them. I highly recommend checking them out. My quote today is by French philosopher, Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, and I think it speaks for itself. I actually found the quote in Dean … Continue reading Writer’s Quote Wednesday – Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

Be the light that guides the way #1000Speak

Compassion is not only free, it is a gift from the soul. A precious smile, a light in the dark, a friendly ear, loving arms. To show compassion you must walk in another’s shoes. You must set aside prejudice, judgement and expectation. Today over a thousand people will be talking about compassion; an entire online … Continue reading Be the light that guides the way #1000Speak

Prophecy of Stones by Mishka Jenkins

This is the third book I've read by Mishka Jenkins and I have to say, it had me at the title! I mean, who doesn't love a story about a prophecy and those fated to fulfil a role which tests everything they believe in. The book begins with a group of heroes as they embark on a … Continue reading Prophecy of Stones by Mishka Jenkins

Heart of the Arena by Mishka Jenkins

I've been a fan of Mishka's work for a while now, so all three of her books were on my reading list. I chose Stolen Bloodline first, purely because it's more my usual type of genre. Though I don't normally read historical fiction, I knew Heart of the Arena was a must read and set aside a weekend to enjoy … Continue reading Heart of the Arena by Mishka Jenkins