What’s next?

With “Ethereal Lives” safely sent off to beta readers once more I find my self stuck for what to write. Please don’t misunderstand I’m not stuck for ideas. Rather I have too many. I have three different stories I want to write but can’t decide which to work on. Idea 1 Probably the most obvious… Continue reading What’s next?


Eurovision Letdown

As another Eurovision comes to an end, United Kingdom once again finds itself in their usual place… Near the bottom. Despite the new scoring system, which I have to say is a great improvement. We still didn’t get very far. Although we did receive more points from other countries than in previous years, it still… Continue reading Eurovision Letdown


Washington Post’s Neologisms

Originally posted on Nicholas C. Rossis:
According to a meme that’s been going around, the Washington Post has published the winning submissions to its annual neologisms contests, in which readers are asked to supply alternative meanings for common words. Seeing how much you all enjoyed my post on Oxford Dictionaries’ Surprising Word of the Year 2015,…


They’re More Scared Of You.

They’re More Scared Of You than you are of them! This has got to be one of my most hated sayings. When ever I saw a spider as a child this was constantly said. And it keeps springing to mind recently as the hot weather bring an onslaught of them into my house. Whoever came… Continue reading They’re More Scared Of You.


It’s Not Mother’s Day

Today I woke up to find post after post on the Internet about mothers day. I sat in shock wondering how I had managed to overlook this day. And how my children had overlooked it.  As they came down stairs I realised I had no gifts. No cards.  Nothing.  A big fat zilch. My ungrateful… Continue reading It’s Not Mother’s Day