There’s hope for me yet!

Everything a writer learns about the art or craft of fiction, takes just a little away from his need or desire to write at all. In the end he knows all the tricks and has nothing to say. Oh how I can relate to this! Well, more so around writing non-fiction as that's my thing … Continue reading There’s hope for me yet!

Published in ‘Like the Wind’

I attended a fantastic 'Running and Writing' retreat last November. One of our tasks was to write a reflection of our Saturday morning run in Dartmoor. It was a wet, very wet, morning but we all thoroughly enjoyed our romp round the local muddy trails. I chose not to write about the weather, or the … Continue reading Published in ‘Like the Wind’

Christmas

          Christmas: Being at home with the people we love Wrapping up bundles of socks and gloves Hanging up stockings, no matter our age, Stuffing the turkey with onion and sage Watching The Grinch and a Wonderful Life Glad the day’s past without too much strife… Christmas: Rushing around from here … Continue reading Christmas