Tag Archives: Christmas

Not a bad start to a new year, if I do say so myself

Happy new year! You what! She’s got a nerve. Doesn’t show her face round here for months, no sight or sound of her at Christmas, then turns up to wish us all the best. Bleedin’ liberty! Guilty as charged, m’lord. But, … Continue reading

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Handmade and Proud!

I’ve been absent from this blog for quite a while, and my other writing has diminished to the point that it’s now almost non-existent. I had another letter published in the TV Times recently, but my short story, flash fiction … Continue reading

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Another Short Story Review

A recent survey concluded that October 24th was the day many early birds would start their Christmas shopping, ahead of the festive season. Not to brag, but mine is almost complete and to jolly all of you along who haven’t … Continue reading

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Out with the old, in with the new!

My blog updates have been neglected of late, so may I apologise to those of you who take the trouble to visit my site on a regular basis. The only explanation I can offer is the festive season: the chaotic … Continue reading

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A Wish for Christmas

This unusual array of short stories, published by Alfie Dog Fiction, is brought together under the topical theme of Christmas. I say unusual, because some of the subject matter is not necessarily what you might expect to find in a … Continue reading

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Jack of All Trades

My husband had two interviews for Project Manager jobs this week and although this is a complex and responsible area of work, it made me realise how many women are born to fit this role, because they live the life … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

I hope you all had a very merry Christmas. Ours was quiet, which was just as well seeing as we were both incapacitated through illness for much of it and still continuing to recuperate into the New Year. My hair … Continue reading

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A Cause for Celebration

I’ve not been around much lately due, in part, to continuing preparations for Christmas, having flu – that I’m still trying to shake off – and spending time with my Other Half as he enjoyed his much deserved annual leave. … Continue reading

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Joy to the World

‘It’s as far away as ever now.’ As children we were treated to these words of wisdom every year by our grandma, as the Christmas Day festivities drew to a close. She delivered them with all the cheeriness of a … Continue reading

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