Auld Lang Syne

I kicked off the new year with a writing workshop, and this is what came out of one of the exercises. It’s a short story based on the following image: Please note that the story does have themes of implied suicide, and is (hopefully) pretty spooky. Please take care of yourselves and if those aren’t … More Auld Lang Syne

A Christmas Carol

It’s that time of year when you will no doubt be inundated with various versions of Charles Dickens’ classic novel A Christmas Carol, and be wondering, which one do I watch/read/listen to an audiobook of? Fear not because I am here to recommend two versions for your viewing and listening pleasure. The first I was … More A Christmas Carol

The Chimes At Midnight by Paula Readman – Short Story Review

It’s that time of year once again my friends, when Adam Z Robinson – author and performer of ghost stories, and ghost story writing workshop creator – runs his annual ghost story advent. 24 stories reviewed over 24 days by 24 different members of his Online Writing Workshop group on Facebook. Since 2020 when he … More The Chimes At Midnight by Paula Readman – Short Story Review

Marvel V DC Superhero Battle – Black Panther V Black Adam

I’ve not done a movie review in a while. Partly because I have had other, more pressing things to write about, and partly because I haven’t really been to the cinema that much lately, and what I have seen hasn’t particularly made such a lasting impression on me that I’ve wanted to write about it. … More Marvel V DC Superhero Battle – Black Panther V Black Adam

The Perfect Holiday Does Exist… And This Is It! Part 1

Following on from my recent blog where I talked about being single, and how friendships are fast becoming the new relationships for a lot of us perpetually single gals, I thought there was no better time to write about my holiday back in July with my friend Lisa who I met through the Outlander fandom … More The Perfect Holiday Does Exist… And This Is It! Part 1

We Thought Landcon Was Bad… The Trials and Tribulations of Highlanders Five – An Outlander Convention Story

As the title says, and as I’ve previously said on the blogs I wrote about my Landcon experience (oh yes there was more than one), here for the misadventures and here for the better stuff, Landcon was a bit of a shambles. For those not in the know, or not inclined to catch up, Landcon … More We Thought Landcon Was Bad… The Trials and Tribulations of Highlanders Five – An Outlander Convention Story