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2011 in review

Okay. Sometimes I am guilty of being a little negligent laid back with my email account. Okay, not sometimes. Whatever. So I missed this when WordPress sent it to me on 1 January, but check out how cool it is. The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for my blog. Here’s an … Continue reading

Write on Wednesday… Choose Your Own Adventure

Write On Wednesdays Exercise 24 – This week is a Choose Your Own Adventure week. Pick a prompt that takes your fancy and make it work for you. Maybe you will work on your NaNo story or another writing project or perhaps just a bit of creative exploration. You might even like to share your favorite book genre with … Continue reading

Write on Wednesday… The Mighty Mighty Rewrite

Write on Wednesday Exercise 14 – The Mighty Mighty Rewrite… This week’s rewriting exercise has left me a little… stuck. I know my favourite book and was at first really excited about the task but as I took fingertips to keyboard the enormity of it hit me. I have chosen Zadie Smith’s On Beauty and … Continue reading

Write on Wednesday… The clock winked

Write On Wednesdays Exercise 8 – The clock winked…Write the words “The clock winked” at the top of your page. Set a timer for 5 minutes. Write the first words that come into your head after the prompt. Stop when the buzzer rings. Do this exercise over and over if you wish. Write beyond 5 minutes if you … Continue reading

Write on Wednesday… Write the Music

Today I am giving my very first writing prompt a go! I saw Write on Wednesday over at Stella Orbit’s place last week and I thought I might get involved. This week’s exercise: Write the Music. Pick your favourite song and write down the first line of lyrics OR turn the radio on and write … Continue reading

The First One – Welcome

Welcome to my very first blog post. THANK YOU @thefruittoast, @calmblueblogger, @KerriSackville and @Woogsworld for your encouragement (although these last two may have had a few too many champers at the When My Husband Does The Dishes book launch to remember their encouragement. Nonetheless, I appreciate it). A kick in the right direction in real life and … Continue reading