Category Archives: blogging

Simple Yet Wise

Five Evocative Quotes Over the years, I have collected quotes which resonate with me. I use them, whenever they are relevant, in my presentations and in my writing. In this post, I bring five of my favourites to you. I … Continue reading

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I’ve been nominated!

Best Book Blog I have just learned that I have been nominated for Best Book Blog at the Annual Bloggers Bash Awards 2019! Why? I had to ask myself that question. To answer myself, I had to review my blog going … Continue reading

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To the Wire!

One of my 2017 New Year Resolutions was to gain 500 followers for my blog by the end of the year. There are twenty-four to go and I need…. …. THREE more followers! So I say to my 497 followers, … Continue reading

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Change inspired by ABBA 2017

There was so much food for thought at the Annual Bloggers Bash Awards event in London last Saturday, that I came away positively bursting at the seams. My brain became obese. Of course there was real food too. Ritu and … Continue reading

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Well on my way!

Yaay! I just wanted to share my joy with you all. I have just picked up my 400th follower on my blog. That may not seem very many to you, but it means a lot to me, so please rejoice … Continue reading

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Are You Letting Your Blog Get Out Of Control?

This is a very thoughtful piece about how we manage our blogs, our blogging time and the time that we spend reading and commenting the blogs of others. It certainly made me think.

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How learning French made me appreciate the countryside. Win Win situation.

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I know what you mean about Michel Thomas’s courses, Lucie Novak. They give you a good sense and flavour of his subject language. He certainly taught me that much of the French language is just mispronounced English. No doubt, he … Continue reading

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The Big Bash Competition 2017

Re-blogged from Sacha Black’s Blog. View original post here.  My Introduction Wishing all my fellow bloggers a very happy, and above all, healthy, new year. I went to my first Annual Bloggers Bash in 2016. It was an exciting event … Continue reading

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OUT with the OLD – and IN with the NEW!

These were my New Year Resolutions for 2015 . . . And this is how I did . . . I have written most of my second novel, entitled “Knitting Can Walk”, and I have the plan for the rest … Continue reading

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Blogging – One Year Later

I officially started my blog on 16th November 2014, but the original objective was to raise visibility of my debut novel, Eleven Miles, which was published on the 16th of December. Since then, I have made so many good friends … Continue reading

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