See, little milestones are what make life fun! Got my 100th follower notification this morning. Hooray!!! It may seem lame to some but when I go on Instagram and see my 15 year old sister's equestrian account has over 6000 followers, you gotta grab hold of what you have as you fade into the mass … Continue reading 100, Oh My Glob!
I entered a short story in the 2014 ABR Elizabeth Jolley Prize and received my response the other day. Dear Jolley Entrant This year almost 1200 writers entered the ABR Elizabeth Jolley Short Story Prize. The judges have now compiled their longlist, and I regret to say that your story (or stories) were not … Continue reading Rejection Achievements
It's PEAC Tuesday!!! This array of fabulous young minds are quite the productive bunch. Last week we were talking about abstract nouns vs regular nouns and writing metaphors with randomly matched words. These are some that the kids came up with: Love is like a beer, it makes you feel giddy and do stupid things. … Continue reading Strong Tuesdays
I'm still getting used to WordPress and blogging time management. In between working, reading, writing, blogging and blog following, I haven't yet taken the time to thank those of you who have liked, commented on and followed my page. So thank you! In return I give you some pictures. My cat Stratty enjoying The Lion … Continue reading Thank You
I finally read this book the whole way through! I started it in high school and unfortunately got distracted and never got to finish it. I haven't been able to follow the Discworld as much as I would've liked to but now I'm looking forward to picking up the sequel. So my thoughts exactly? Read … Continue reading Review: The Colour of Magic