It’s been a long cold day and now wrapped in a blanket, watching some mind numbing political program on tv. From her right comes the gentle sound of a contented snore, soft and sweet to her ear, maybe not for everyone but the sound lulls her into a sweet place, a smile graces her lips. […]
It’s time to turn your minds back over the last 12 months. I hope it was a good year for you, if not then you’ll be eager to get on with the new year. 2017 for me was full of incredible highs and devastating lows so for 2018 I wish for a more peaceful year […]
The way we see ourselves has taken a long time to arrive at the point we are today. We are shaped and moulded into what other people wanted us to be from the day we were born, then when those very same people see traits they don’t like in us, they forget where it came […]
I have just seen something on TV where people are discussing what their dreams mean. So do dreams really hold any magic answers to our waking life? Or are they, as scientists think, just electrical sparks in the brain of memories that surface but may be long forgotten. If they are nothing more than memories […]
The Greeks gave us the Phoenix, a mythological bird of great beauty a mixture of fire and purple hues. The Phoenix constantly renews itself by being born from the ashes of its former life to be able to live again a new fresh existence. Many civilisations had a similar tale of birds that could return […]
“Come on Tim, you must have some idea?” “I don’t know, leave me alone. Why do I have to choose now?” He answered sulkily. “You know why, we have to plan. You need to choose what subjects you will do at school next year.” His Mum left the room in despair, she didn’t […]
You have a week, 168 hours, 10,080 minutes to be yourself, to be whatever you dream of being. What would you do? Money is unlimited, this is a time to imagine that nothing is impossible. So what would you do? Play the tables in Las Vegas, marry a megastar, be in a movie, become a […]
I had one of those moments a few days ago, having written a particularly poignant couple of chapters of Book 3 and was left feeling more than a little drained, I thought what’s the point, why do we do this? Not so much about writing, I know why I do that, I love it and I […]
Still water, calm heart, May your day be full of happiness. And your soul sail light, with this boat full of dreams.
I look up into the cloudless sky, Nothing but blue, clear blue deeper than the ocean and brighter than the sun. A perfect day. A lone bird flys across nature’s canvas and carries my dreams of endless blue.