Monthly Archives: January 2017

Words 2

This is the first of several posts which I plan to write over the next few months on my personal favourite poems and poets and I hope you will join in with your own selections. As writers, I think we can … Continue reading

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Anniversary

“There is always so much talk about the sins of the fathers, but it is the sins of the mothers that are the most difficult to avoid repeating.”says  Melanie Benjamin in Alice I Have Been. (discussed in last week’s blog). It … Continue reading

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Circles

Life has a strange way of turning in circles. Last week I wrote about Alice in Wonderland. It’s one of those books that hover in the back of my mind and memory, perhaps because so many quotations from it became part … Continue reading

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Jabbering with Proud Verbs

Have you ever gimbled in a wade with slithy toves? Did you ever see the mome raths outgrabe? No? Then you probably missed out on a few treats! Have you ever tried to read mirror writing? Most of us do … Continue reading

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