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.

Splinters Of Regrets

  Splinters Of Regrets Hope had flown, belief had died, Caused by the splitters of regrets left rotting inside. Contentment is often impossible to find As splinters of regrets play games in the mind. Visions of heaven, memories from hell, … Continue reading

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Fast Comes Winter

Fast Comes Winter Autumn’s breath is now tasting cold Its easterly winds the bones do scold. A chill comes at night as the dark closes fast And memories of summer fade into the past. Calm was those days of long … Continue reading

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The Seed Or A Passage Through Life

By The Wayside I am the winter’s cold. I am the stars at night. Earthly stones drag me down and I thirst for light. I struggle to grow and I’m too weak to fight. My growth is stunted. I’ll gain … Continue reading

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Exactly Where You Need to Be

Originally posted on The Happiness Nerd:
Photo by Sebastian Unrau on Unsplash.com Hello my dear happiness nerds, welcome (back)! Today is World Mental Health Day and for this day I prepared something special (the WHO has, too). Let’s see how…

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Time Is Not A Friend

  Time can measure age, but age cannot measure time. Time is for all. But your time is yours and my time is mine. Life travels through time towards an inevitable end. Time is perpetual, but time is not a … Continue reading

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The only holiday catalog you’ll ever need. PLUS: the WINNER! #humor #Christmas

Originally posted on Barb Taub:
My dog Peri wants to announce the winner of her friend Ani’s book! Check the bottom of this post to see if it’s you. [Note from Barb–this blog post was a holiday column from back…

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Sally’s Cafe and Bookstore – Christmas Book Fair – Guest Posts – Robbie Cheadle – How to Write a Book Review

Originally posted on Smorgasbord Blog Magazine:
Delighted to welcome back author and prolific book reviewer Robbie Cheadle, to share her criteria for writing a book review. I am sure useful for both authors who would like to know the key…

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FREE KINDLE

Free until the 13th of December For a lie to add piquancy to a story, the story would be factual. Fantasy needs no lie to stimulate or excite. But if the factual story is contrived or fallacious then it’s the … Continue reading

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Sir Chocolate and the Graffiti artists – A Christmas story

Originally posted on Writing to be Read:
It was two nights before Christmas, a cold and cloudy day When the Roundy Twins thought of a new idea for play Into Sir Chocolate’s Chocolatier, the naught pair snuck And found his…

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Real Slow

These legs once rode horses with no stirrups nor saddle. These legs once cut through the mud for a try-saving tackle. Now they ache as every movement is a strain, And off to hospitals, I take them to explain their … Continue reading

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