Daily Archives: April 10, 2016

Great excitement and shameless promotion

Originally posted on Take Five Authors:
I’m excited this week so please indulge me as I do a bit of trumpet-blowing – and some shameless promotion. Amazon has designated No More Mulberries a best seller in its Asian literature category…

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The Dream Takers

Originally posted on Richard M. Ankers – Author:
What’s worse, being told you’re not good enough, or not being told anything at all? That is a question I have asked myself many times. Is it better to be ridiculed and…

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Strangle Hold – Tree #writephoto from rivrvlogr

Reblogged from Ken at Rivrvlogr in response to the photo prompt: Reach as she might for the slightest relief from his obsession, there was no escape from his possession. To continue reading please visit: rivrvlogr  

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What if you were wrong?

Originally posted on The Silent Eye:
I was thinking about a discussion I had enjoyed with a friend, about how our upbringing colours our worlds more than we realise. Both cultural and personal influences shape the images that imprint themselves…

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Decades

I finished reading aloud the story, an anecdote of my younger years. My son was looking at me with a very odd expression, almost as if he was seeing me for the first time. Perhaps he was… suddenly I wasn’t … Continue reading

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Baffled by words – the snobbery of hype #SundayBlogShare

We’ve all read them and felt utterly inadequate. We cannot even aspire to be writers because we cannot read them with any real understanding… yet they obviously make sense. It must be that our intellect is lacking…or our education… or … Continue reading

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Darkness #midnighthaiku

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