The perfect weather for writers has arrived. We no longer need to make excuses to stay indoors with our head over a computer or a notebook. The weather has taken care of things and offered up time for us to snuggle down and be creative, without having to make excuses. No one says come on […]
It’s Brass Monkeys out there… I only mention this because it’s been said to me a few times today and it really is brass monkeys out there! Here’s where the term came from as far as we know. The story goes that cannonballs used to be stored aboard ship in piles, on a brass frame […]
Today’s weather is great for going to the beach if you don’t like people. There’ll be no one there. Thanks Alysa 😉
Just spotted this on an internet page. With a caption ‘Will It Snow?’ Just look out of the window! This was my view yesterday evening.
Well, it seems I live in a red weather warning area, so with a batch of creamy soup made, work put on hold and a huge pile of to be read books, I’m cosying down and wrapping myself in a fleecy blanket. The snow outside is increasing and everywhere is white over, slightly eerie outside with […]
It’s that time of year and under normal circumstances I avoid a British winter at all costs and spread my wings, flying serenely to warmer climates. This year however I thought I would give old Blightly a go, the winters apparently haven’t been so bad for the last few years and there were things I wanted to […]
A friend started the 30 days of gratitude challenge and I thought it was a wonderful idea. You should stop by and check her poetry out she is an amazing poet. So it’d be really nice if anyone would like to join in. It just gently reminds us that we have a lot to be thankful […]
It’s starting to get cold and at this time of year it feels like it’s going to be a very long time until it will get any warmer. I live in a draughty old house with lots of old stone, so it’s cold… really cold, in fact I could turn my fridge off now and everything […]
Well here we are, Brian is sweeping by to say hello and causing havoc. So it’s time to wrap up, make a coffee and put your feet up. It’s reading weather… S C Richmond author page take your pick.
In the hope that Hurricane Ophelia is kind to us all I thought it might be a good idea to show a little respect. Hope you all stay safe until the winds die down. John William Waterhouse’s painting Ophelia Hamlet sent these words to Ophelia as a show of his love for her. Doubt thou […]