2014 Challenge – sign-up now open

2014 Challenge - sign-up now open. I participated in the 2013 Australian Women Writers Challenge.  It was a great experience, and I found a number of new favourite authors - always a good thing!  It's an excellent way to shine the spotlight on Australian Women Writers, and I'd encourage everyone to give it a go. … Continue reading 2014 Challenge – sign-up now open


Reading, Writing and High school.

We have a son who has just finished his highschooling.  As he waited for his exam results, I thought once again about the joy of reading.  I love reading.  It's a whole world of escape, excitement, beauty, thoughtfulness, joy and sadness that I can wander off in.  We've had two kids go all the way … Continue reading Reading, Writing and High school.

Why I Like Christmas

Today is December the 8th, and Christmas is coming.  I love Christmas.  I love the tinsel, carols and cooking, the lights, the smells and the fun.  Most of all, I love the Christmas story.  This blog hasn't featured anything about my personal belief system, but today I decided that I'd write about it.  Personal beliefs … Continue reading Why I Like Christmas