One Line Friday’s on Saturday


Sorry I'm late. It was Good Friday yesterday and we spent the day as a family doing outdoor activities. It was a very good day. 🙂 Here is my pick for this week's muse, The sky turned turbulent, much like Aurora's emotions as she listened to the horrifying report Cochair had flown through the tumultuous …

One Line Fridays


It's Friday and you know what that means, PAARTY!! Okay maybe not, but it does mean it's One Line Friday again. Here's the deal, I post an adorable picture and leave it to your enterprising minds to come up with a clever sentence for it. READY? Okay, here we go: Colleen wrapped her wind-whipped shawl …

One Line Fridays


My romantic/suspense writer's group, Kiss of Death, have this great idea going on Twitter every Wednesday where they pick a page number and encourage everyone to go into their WIP to pick one line and post it.   I thought it would be fun to do something along those lines here, with a slight difference. …

Springs Creativity


If you're at all like me you'll agree, spring is the season of creativity. Gardeners bring out their trowels, turning the winter browns into the sunshine yellows of daffodils and pansies. The trees burst with wondrous colour as birds strut their stuff searching for the perfect mate. Humans awaken from their winter's rest, revived and …

A writers life


I'm counting my blessings this week. I'm taking a course with Margie Lawson on dialogue cues and thinking like a physiologist, and have learned so much from her. We were asked to find editing partners from the other class participants and mine is the best 🙂 we're working so well together we're going to continue …

The Importance of BFF’s


Most of us have them, but how many of us appreciate them? This week marks a milestone birthday for me and a recent phone call started me thinking about how much we take the people in our lives for granted. I've been fortunate enough to have three BFF's in my life. My Mother, who has …

Fiction or non-fiction?


I've noticed on the movie circuit that there is a strong surge in movies based on real life events. The truly amazing Tom Hanks has always leaned towards these in his career and is a master at picking winners. In 2013 he starred in two such films. In Captain Phillips he is a captain of …