PHOTO PROMPT © Sarah Potter Rochelle Wisoff-Fields-Addicted to Purple hosts the flash fiction challenge called Friday Fictioneers! Take the challenge to write a piece of flash fiction in 100 words using the weekly picture prompt. "Dad! Where are you?" I call through the house. Simultaneously feeling chilled, by a draught even though the window is … Continue reading Friday Fictioneers – Shadows
Waves crash against the rocks as the ocean smashes against the new safe world he now calls home. The sea is vicious as he waits for his saviour to rescue him. The demons talking in his head. His chest tightens as the atmosphere smothers his breath and takes the air out his lungs. He … Continue reading Flash Fiction – Stranded
I've wanted to write a novel for a long time. When I was a child I would write stories on scraps of paper, read them and throw them in the bin never thinking they were good enough. I never told anyone about it either, just a handful of people I know who are close … Continue reading I’m Writing a Novel!
Carpool Karaoke with Take That and James Corden https://youtu.be/jE_kWu9z_Zw Comic Relief would not have been complete without James Corden and his Carpool Karaoke. It is now an essential part of Comic relief after last year when James Corden appeared with George Michael and created what it is today. As is, in all James Corden’s sketch videos he ropes celebrities … Continue reading 8 Times That Take That Will Have You ROFL on Carpool Karaoke!
Candice was late for a lunch date with Drake. She hurried along the busy London streets to try and catch up the time to arrive before he did. She wanted to arrive before him so she had time to observe at a distance and run in case he was another weird guy like the last one. The … Continue reading Flash Fiction -The Blind Date
I will apologise for the lack of presence on my blog… It's because NaNoWriMo happened and then Christmas. It’s unfortunate that they fell at the same time and I decided that with so much ‘stuff’ going around in my brain I couldn’t cope with all of them occupying it at the same time. I need … Continue reading A New Year!
Happy Thanksgiving to all my friends over the pond. I've woken up today in a happy mood. Whether that is because I slept well or if it's because I hit 29'000 word count for my novel, I'm not sure. What I am sure about is that I have a lot to be thankful for. When … Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!
November is National Novel Writing Month. I decided to write a book a little over three months ago and have thrown myself into the world of writers and authors full on and at full speed. It is something I have always wanted to do but never felt the confidence to be able to go ahead … Continue reading NaNoWriMo | November is the Start of Something Big!
As you all know, I decided to jump in not just feet first but headfirst into the abyss of the swimming pool that is NaNoWriMo! I had the inspiration, the main character and a bloody good idea for an amazing psychological thriller. My head was telling me, no but my heart was yearning for a … Continue reading Procrastination – The Route of all Evil!!!
So, again I slipped on the blogging university challenges! Oops. I'm back on it now ... again Day 4 was to post a photo from a selection provided to spark a post for today. The above image is the one I've chosen. I went to Cornwall in the summer with my family and our local … Continue reading Everyday Inspiration – Day 4: A Story in a Single Image
I've not been writing for very long, one month in fact and I've come across a post about the 'National Novel Writing Month'. This is something I have never heard of but having read about it I'm really excited and have decided to participate. After finding out what it entails I've gone through a series … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2016
I stand by the counter making a cup of our finest Columbian roast espresso. The girl ordering, carries a pile of books under her arm and a haphazardly balanced messenger bag over her shoulder. She is a regular to the seaside café. Always comes in at 1.15pm. She comes in every Tuesday as it's … Continue reading Flash Fiction – The Rock Cafe