The Muse With A Poker Face

Instead I’ve thought about why it is that I have a knowing that I can be beyond Resistance and write creatively, where in recent years (okay, the recent past 20 years) I couldn’t or wouldn’t, or not very much and not with completion… Read More The Muse With A Poker Face


Emerge: Hold a Beautiful Space

A water-baby? You never heard of a water-baby. Perhaps not. That is the very reason why this story was written. There are a great many things in the world which you never heard of; and a great many more which nobody ever heard of; and a great many things, too, which nobody will ever hear of, at least until the coming of the Cocqcigrues, when man shall be the measure of all things.… Read More Emerge: Hold a Beautiful Space

The Sound of Things to Come

I don’t know about you, but sometimes my body is taken over by an alien called Pride who absolutely doesn’t need to reveal what could better be made into secrets, or ask for help, or risk feeling foolish because I’m stuck. I’m a pretty independent person and I should be able to get myself unstuck, after all, I’m smart, I’m resilient, I can overcome! Well, yes, that is true…until the times when it’s not true.… Read More The Sound of Things to Come

Gaze: Where Wondering Leads

I’m back in the sanctuary of the Writers Wrest, my cottage near the sea, with an ecstatic cat who is happy to be home to the familiar. I’ve just been out the back with the dogs, giving them dinner and doing what I usually do in those moments they take to vacuum up their food, gazing at the sky. I like it when I catch the evening star and can make a wish. I like finding the Southern Cross, it’s the only constellation that I can remember in the night skies. … Read More Gaze: Where Wondering Leads

Pulp Me Up And Make Me Into Paper…It Might Be An Improvement

So Shakespeare used couplets, well I’m going one better and using triplets! Trios of facts. Starting with the findings of some research I did earlier. I interviewed some folk this afternoon at a select gathering of like minded people…okay, so I chatted to my two godsons as we queued for security at the airport! I asked them to share with me some interesting facts and here’s what they came up with:… Read More Pulp Me Up And Make Me Into Paper…It Might Be An Improvement