Tag Archives: memoirs

Michelle Clements James reviews D.G. Kaye’s Twenty Years After I Do

Reblogged from Book Chat: Blurb In this personal accounting, D.G. Kaye shares the insights and wisdom she has accrued through twenty years of keeping her marriage strong and thriving despite the everyday changes and challenges of aging. Kaye reveals how … Continue reading

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No More Mulberries with Mary Smith

Reblogged from Jessie Cahalin at Books in my Handbag Blog: I was intrigued when Mary Smith asked me if she could present an extract about Afghan food.  Always keen to learn more about food and other cultures, I invited Mary … Continue reading

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Whitsy clothes

As I drove home from work on Whit Sunday, I passed a family walking in the sunshine. They were all female, and looked to be from around four years old to great-granny in her eighties. It took me back to … Continue reading

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A Year with Grandfather – Guest Post by Felicity Sidnell Reid at TRSA

Reblogged from The Story Reading Ape As I toiled upstairs one morning in my grandparents’ house, a rumbling angry voice broke the silence. I couldn’t make out the words, but the emotion couldn’t be misread, even by an eight-year-old. I … Continue reading

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Tell me a story!

You don’t have to be a writer… you can be an editor, artist, musician, traveller or poet… just be you. That is always enough and means there are always stories to share. Why not share them here and reach new … Continue reading

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Guest author: Colin Guest – On writing

My name is Colin Guest who as an expat has worked in fifteen countries and lived a life most only dream. Since retiring from working, I spend my time writing and get great pleasure from doing so. I find writing to be both relaxing and enjoyable. For those … Continue reading

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Guest author: D. G. Kaye – Twenty years after “I do”.

Thank you for having me over Sue to share a little about my newest book, Twenty Years: After “I Do” – Reflections on Love and Changes Through Aging, which was released in December 2017. This memoir touches on various aspects … Continue reading

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#LazyDaysTour by Anita Dawes and Jaye Marie @jaydawes2 – and an excerpt.

Launching Lazy Days, a new book by Anita Dawes and Jaye Marie This novella is the true story of our family’s first proper holiday back in the Seventies. Looking back, I wonder what made us think it was a good … Continue reading

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Reblogged from Smorgasbord’s Christmas Posts from Your Archives -Christmas Past by Sue Vincent

Reblogged from Smorgasbord. Thank you kindly, Sally, for letting me share, and relive momentarily, some lovely old memories…. Welcome to the second of the posts from Sue Vincent’s Christmas Archives… and today a look back at her vivid memories of … Continue reading

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#Booklaunch – Twenty Years: After “I Do” by D.G. Kaye – reblogged from Tina Frisco

Debby Gies, aka D.G. Kaye, has just released her 6th memoir,  Twenty Years: After “I Do”. She speaks from the heart and bares her soul in her writing. I couldn’t recommend her books more highly. Debby is an ardent supporter of authors, featuring … Continue reading

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