Coffee Break Sundays 1/20/19

1/20/19              COFFEE BREAK SUNDAY My goodness, it's Sunday again already!  And this time, I came armed with muffins... Oh yes! (Yes, I really did bake these). What could be better to kick off a lazy Sunday morning than a cup of coffee and a homemade blueberry muffin? And by... Continue Reading →

Gateway of India

Mumbai, India "On the 2nd of December 1911, Queen Mary of England, the wife to King George V made her way through the Gateway of India for the first time. Today it stands as one of India's most popular tourist attractions, affectionately known as the Taj Mahal of Mumbai." Marina Scott stared at her tour... Continue Reading →

Meet My Fiancée…

This evening was much like any other. I sat yawning at the dining table as Mother and my perfect little sister, Libby, discussed the wedding. I stress that this is definitely the wedding, and not just a wedding. Oh no, Mother has gone out of her way to ensure that this is the social occasion... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wisdom (1/16/19)

Welcome to another post in the Weekly Wisdom series. You may wonder what the point of this post is, and I get that. This is a writing blog, right? A place to share my work? Well sure, but I also feel like I need a place to relax and that's what Weekly Wisdom is to... Continue Reading →

A Distant Land

Towering skyscrapers and an expansive bridge, my view of 'The City' as its simply known by our kind is magnificent. Indeed, I have the best outlook in the entire ocean. Day after day I sit and watch as the boats of its' inhabitants invade our waters come sunrise. A number of vessels pass me by... Continue Reading →

Coffee Break Sundays 1/13/19

1/13/19                  COFFEE BREAK SUNDAY Another week has passed, and it sure went quicker than the last! I'm back into the swing of things after the New Year festivities but I haven't been nearly as productive as I'd liked to have been. Thanks for joining me for another... Continue Reading →

When We Were Young

I still remember that day. The day when I lost him. Jamie and I would stay with our Aunt Isabelle every other weekend, we would watch old movies together whilst eating her famous sugar cookies. He would always have one too many, the greedy pig. Isabelle used to warn him about the 'tummy tickles' but... Continue Reading →

Fabulous Fiction Fridays (1/11/19)

Welcome back to the next post in the Fabulous Fiction Fridays series! Last week we saw how so much can be achieved in so few words through the art of Microprose, and we'll be going down that road again for today's post. I believe that it's so important that we support and share each other's... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wisdom (1/9/19)

Welcome to my very first post in the Weekly Wisdom series! What's it all about? Well, we're mid-way through the week and just about to go over that hump. Sometimes we all need a little help and wisdom to carry us through to the weekend. Work, chores, family life - we all have responsibilities during... Continue Reading →

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