Christmas Bloggy Fairy Tale with a fabulous festive title.

Once upon a time, there was a young woman who’d always wanted to try creative writing. She felt silly, though, and the embarrassment she felt wasn’t the kind that made her flush like a beautiful and delicate maiden; it was the kind that made her burrow under a heavy duvet, muttering, “Oooh, no, no, no,… More Christmas Bloggy Fairy Tale with a fabulous festive title.

Happy shiny blogger!

I’m ecstatic. It’s hot! Properly hot and properly sunny. The sky, although hazy, is actually on the side of the spectrum known as “blue” and there’s a giant yellow blob in the middle of it! I don’t wear much make-up but what I’m wearing is sliding. I have shiny patches – conveniently located on my… More Happy shiny blogger!

Visual writing prompts # 6 – rain over streetlights

This photo, by Flickr user Silent Shot, combines some of my favourite things – an urban feel, streetlights, bokeh, twilight and rain. I love it. The way I see it, this picture is someone’s point of view. They’re in a car, travelling as the night draws in. Maybe they’re heading into a city, maybe they’re leaving… More Visual writing prompts # 6 – rain over streetlights

Fascinated by night

The night is such a rich source of inspiration. It’s so full of potential; nothing looks the same and everything, no matter how ridiculous, seems possible. That said, there’s no time like night-time for feeling alone. Not necessarily lonely, but most definitely alone, as though you’re the only person around, the only person who’s real.… More Fascinated by night