Carrot Ranch May 9: Flash Fiction Challenge

Here’s my daft poem in response to Carrot Ranch’s prompt about aging…   AGE – One Letter Short of A Four Letter Word   AGE IS ONE LETTER SHORT OF A  FOUR LETTER WORD! Desire’s three syllables entwined in kinky Karma Sutra positions, Movement’s six hundred plus muscles belly aching to stop, Career crises simplified, await twin oldies bus pass, plus pensions, Adolescent […]

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Forgive Me I am A Writer’s Muse: #BloggersBash #BlogPostCompetition

  Who am I? A curious cat muse. Each day is a discovery. I am five again, and my nine lives are creeping away… Time is ticking and I yowl to tell stories, so dear MJ grasps her keyboard and pounds the keys, stealing seconds, minutes and moments. No wonder MJ writes about time: time is precious, each day offers vast adventures. Writing has taught her to embrace and explore every […]

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Rodeo #4: Fractured Fairy Tales: Goldilocks Hates Chocolate

    Well done to the winners. The winning entries here – https://carrotranch.com/2018/12/07/rodeo-4-fractured-fairy-tales-winners/ Including second prize to my friend Hugh, an honourable mention to Debby Gies – (my friend, and Sister of the Fey.)  and this highly entertaining lovely chap – Geoff Le Pard also had an honourable mention. I didn’t win but this is my entry: Goldilocks Hates Chocolate […]

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#NEWS – Summoning My Superpowers – Writing/Editing The Curse of Time Book Two – Golden Healer.

Hi all, Some of my more regular blog visitors might have noticed that I haven’t been posting, commentating, engaging in social media, etc, as much recently. This pains me a lot. Sigh. But, sadly this will continue indefinitely while I am writing/editing the second book in the series The Curse of Time. I can’t write, blog, and work  in a demanding […]

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Furiously Happy: A Funny Book About Horrible Things – Jenny Lawson

Originally posted on bibliobeth:
What’s it all about?: In LET’S PRETEND THIS NEVER HAPPENED, Jenny Lawson baffled readers with stories about growing up the daughter of a taxidermist. In her new book, FURIOUSLY HAPPY, Jenny explores her lifelong battle with mental illness. A hysterical, ridiculous book about crippling depression and anxiety? That sounds like a terrible idea. And terrible ideas are what Jenny does best. According…

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