Tag Archives: Summer

Summer Solstice

This week is Summer Solstice, one of my least favourite days of the year, because now I know we are moving towards darker times again. I know that for another two months or so, we will still enjoy late light … Continue reading

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June – FIRST

Apologies for missing posting last Wednesday…I’ve been very busy at work, but will do my best to be back next week. Until then, please enjoy my regular FIRST post. All through 2018, on the first day of the month I … Continue reading

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N – Narnia

Unusually for me, I came to know the world of NARNIA from the TV adaptation first (I think it must have been the BBC adaptation from the late 1980s). When I was young, THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE … Continue reading

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K – Kenmare

Sometimes when you can’t get away but need a break, the best way of achieving it is to pick up a book from your favourite author. This time it was KATE LORD BROWN who took me to KENMARE in Ireland. … Continue reading

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April – 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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Ready – set – go!

I’m back at school in a few days. The summer holidays have been lovely, I worked on some of my writing projects, did some London touristy things and even had a quick getaway back to Sweden for my sister-in-law’s birthday. … Continue reading

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Summer holidays

School’s out for the summer! There is always a special feeling when this happens, as if I’m still a pupil who can’t wait to throw my books to the wind and just enjoy the holiday. When in fact for me … Continue reading

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Building a setting

When I felt stuck in my latest story (Escaping your past), I decided to take a trip to Dover. This is where my book starts, where my main character Jacob Petran drives off the ferry in Dover harbour in a … Continue reading

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Summer holidays!

Finally my summer holidays has started. The last few weeks has been one long count down, but now I have almost five weeks off. There will be some work to be done of course. Freelancing, you’re never ‘off’. I am … Continue reading

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Summer mornings

06.07… Few things are more delightful than stepping out on my front porch an early summer morning. The street is quiet, the air is fresh and there are birds singing in the trees, their song not yet overpowered by the … Continue reading

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