Daily Prompt: You step into an acquaintance’s house for the first time, and discover that everything — from the furniture, to the books, to the art on the wall — is identical to your home. What happens next?
I got a familiar feeling when I walked inside your door,
It looked just like the home I’d been in only five minutes before. Read More
The challenge: to post ten anthems, songs that I love and played a major part in my life.
This may take some time. I may be a loyal lover but I’m not monogamous… and there are A LOT of songs to consider.
Number one is easy. My first love.
1981. Mrs Thatcher was Prime Minister, Charles & Di loved each other, the Dukes of Hazzard ruled and apparently I adored Adam and the Ants. Read More
My own butterfly effect
It was a hot summer evening: the build up of electrical energy in the skies over the preceding few days meant that tonight, whilst it was boiling hot, there was torrential rain and thunder and lightning. It was pitch black outside.
The heat was too much for me. One of the benefits of living alone was that I could spend the evening dressed in no more than my underwear and no one would know! Read More
I’m writing because I want to practice it. Writing a blog that probably no one will read is a good way to practice the idea of putting myself out there but without the pressure. If I stick to it, it will hopefully re-ignite that part of my brain that has too long been dormant.
A dream of mine would be to write is a book or a play or a movie script but until I can string together a few paragraphs that I am happy with, I won’t be able to achieve that. It doesn’t even have to be a good book!
I think a little bit of creativity everyday will be good for the soul.