Tag Archives: inspiration

W – World

The WORLD would have been a very different place if even just one of the alternative histories explored in WHAT IF – MILITARY HISTORIANS IMAGINE WHAT MIGHT HAVE BEEN (edited by ROBERT COWLEY) had come true. From a naval battle … Continue reading

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V – Venice

We’re back in Italy, still in the north, but this time on the other side of the coast, in VENICE, THE CITY  OF FALLEN ANGELS according to JOHN BERENDT. I love to read a good travelogue, especially the ones that … Continue reading

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F – Florence

It was a very young Helena Bonham-Carter who opened my eyes to the beautiful film A ROOM WITH A VIEW and the city of FLORENCE. Yes, I saw the film before I even knew there was a book (written by E.M. FORSTER) … Continue reading

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B – Boscom, North Carolina

From folktales and myths, it’s a short hop and a skip to fairy tales. I especially love fairy tales for grown ups. There is something magical about using your imagination to travel somewhere your rational mind would not take you. … Continue reading

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Sweet Valentine

A day like Valentine’s Day makes me think about the connections we make with people throughout our lives. There are the brief flighty moments with people we meet in a situation that are important at the time, but with age … Continue reading

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February FIRST

All through 2018, on the first day of the month I will publish a photograph and journal about what it means to me. This is an exercise I will do to further develop my writing. If you have the time … Continue reading

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Spend Less Save More

A new year always makes me feel that there is so much I can change in my life and this January has been a lot about money. As a freelancer, without a steady paycheck I always keep a tight budget … Continue reading

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New Year’s Aspirations

I like the word ASPIRATIONS. It sounds more forgiving than resolutions, targets and goals. It is one of those words you come across and you think ‘yeah, that could be me, having aspirations for the new year.’ So here are … Continue reading

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The First

HAPPY NEW YEAR EVERYONE! All through 2018, on the first day of the month I will publish a photograph and journal about what it means to me. This is an exercise I will do to further develop my writing. If … Continue reading

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A Year in Review

Here is a short over view of my life this year. Enjoy! A-Z London Life blogs, one of the most fun blog series to write this year. I got to revisit some old places and discover new in London. The … Continue reading

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