Smoking & Writing

I quit smoking in April. It turns out that also meant quitting writing for a time. I bet you’ve heard someone talk about how they can get addicted to pretty much anything instantly? “I shouldn’t have a single drag on your cigarette or I’ll be on a hundred a day in 20 seconds. Fnah, fnah,…

Meet My Character Blog Tour

Fellow Wordsmith Sarah Potter at SarahPotterWrites has tagged me in the Meet My Character Blog Tour, which is pretty damn fabulous! It’s been almost a month since I last posted anything, and I cry your pardon dear blog reader, as I’ve been busy stepping through Imaginationland crafting The Holt, the follow-up to my novel, The…

My Guest Post on Pibbles & Me!

A few weeks ago I was kindly asked if I wanted to be a featured guest at Pibbles & Me, a wonderfully humorous and uplifting blog I’ve been following for…gosh, a year or two now at least. My post What Can Dogs Teach Us About Life is ready for your viewing pleasure, so get clicking…

Blog photos – Are you sure that’s legal?

I’ve been reading a few articles about the legality of using photos on blogs. Two posts in particular caught my eye today – Bloggers Beware: You CAN Get Sued For Using Pics on Your Blog – My Story by Roni Loren, who talks about the issues that surround taking images from the internet to use on…

I’m a Kreative Blogger!

I’ve been nominated for a Kreative Blogger Award by the good folks at Whirling Point. I have a tendency to forget to write a post when I’m nominated for a blogger award, but not this time dear blog reader! There’s an argument about social networking (yes, that includes blogging) that people are spending way too…

Something wonderfull has arrived!!!

The wonderfullness has arrived! It came today! The best painting in the entire world! My very own print of Courageous by Christina Deubel came in the post all the way from the US. I could not be happier right now! A huge HUGE thank you goes out to Christina…massive…we’re talking hooj here! I had to…