The Writer Also Paints

“What made you decide to paint?” A question I am often asked. “Quite by chance”, I reply. I came to painting through being a writer. Curiouser and Curiouser. Wearing my writer’s hat (the one with the feathery quill), I have over the years attended many seminars, workshops, conferences, talks and parties, a favourite being the…Read more The Writer Also Paints

WALK FOR GEORGE

I’d like to introduce you to George and tell about Walk For George 2011.  George is a very special member of my family, the 4-year-0ld son of a nephew. When he was 3 days old a MRI Scan revealed George had suffered a major brain haemorrhage before birth. Doctors said he would never walk, never…Read more WALK FOR GEORGE

Play Me: Book Review

Play Me by Tricia Jones Tricia Jones is a superb romance writer who justly deserves to be more widely read in the UK than is currently the case. Play Me, published 2009, is her fifth book and like all her previous novels, doesn’t disappoint, gripping you to the very end in a battle of wills. One that…Read more Play Me: Book Review

Cake Recipe: Apple Crumb Cake

In response to numerous requests following my blog on German Easter Traditions, I'm happy to include a delicious Rachel Allen's recipe for Apple Crumble Cake on my Recipes page. Often eaten as part of breakfast in Germany any day of the year, this cake is equally delicious made with plums. I do hope you'll give it a…Read more Cake Recipe: Apple Crumb Cake

Book Review

Touched by the Light by Linn B Halton When I purchased my Kindle I promised myself I would not buy any more paper books but the release of Touched by the Light  made me break that vow such was my enthusiasm to read this book. And I wasn’t disappointed. It is a brilliant read. This Psychic…Read more Book Review