Category Archives: Author/Writer, Raconteur

Tales from a often amusing life but never a dull one. If you have never been sad then you can never be glad.

“…nothing means anything until the next day when you do it again…” Ernest Hemingway on writing QUOTES FOR WRITING

Originally posted on BRIDGET WHELAN writer:
You write until you come to a place where you still have your juice and know what will happen next and you stop and try to live through until the next day when you…

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When Young

  When Young I had played with love when not prepared But luck was mine and I was spared. Until a time when love did reach Beyond the walls and my heart was breached. For if you have loved as … Continue reading

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Nicola Upson: Sorry for the Dead

Originally posted on Auntiemwrites Crime Review-Mystery Author M K Graff :
After the tremendous success of the stand-alone Stanley and Elsie, Nicola Upson’s tour de force of the artist Stanley Spencer’s complicated marriage and art from the view of his housekeeper,…

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Through the Nethergate: A supernatural journey through time

Originally posted on Roberta Writes:
Writing to be Read has shared a review of Through the Nethergate, my first supernatural book for young adults. Thank you, Kaye Lynne Booth for sharing your thoughts. Through the Nethergate, by Roberta Eaton Cheadle,…

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I Was

I am as strange as the rain in summer. I am the bellow of the wind at night. I am the river that floods the meadows. I am the dreams that died of fright. I am nothing of matter or … Continue reading

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A Covenant Of Spies

It’s my father’s fault that I write spy novels, as my interest was aroused when he held a position as deputy head of a counter intelligence desk inside the War Department at the end of WWII. As one would expect … Continue reading

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Guest author: Roberta Eaton Cheadle ~ An adventure in the Edinburgh vaults

Originally posted on Sue Vincent's Daily Echo:
The South Bridge Vaults in Edinburgh, are hidden beneath one of the city’s busiest street, and can be accessed by the public through guided tours of a few of its subterranean chambers.…

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An Ever-Changing Line—Or—Nuances Of The English Language

  You’ve got to keep going or you’ll stop and standstill. You’ve got to keep going while you still have the will. If you stop going then the will’s going leave And if you leave the will behind you’ll nothing … Continue reading

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Lord Byron’s insanity

Originally posted on bookerworm:
? Lord Byron, English poet, aged 25 in a painting by Richard Westall (1813) This is a poem by me about the turbulent and gloomy thoughts and moods of the famously infamous 19 th century English…

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Free Amazon Audiobook Coupons

From the 50 free audiobook coupons, (25 Amazon .com 20 Amazon .co) I was given on Thursday for The Desolate Garden I now have only 5 for Amazon .com but still 20 for Amazon co. If you would like to take … Continue reading

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