Sacher

Anyone who has previously read my posts, whether here or on Katzenworld, or indeed who knows me in the world beyond the blogosphere, knows that I adore my cats. As such I’m sure you’ll all understand how sad I was to hear that my eldest cat Sacher died this morning. Sacher was one of my…

Home Sweet Home

The prompt I am taking inspiration from today asks me to write about the home I lived in when I was twelve, and to pay particular attention to sentence lengths whilst doing so. When I moved to Bath to go to university it was the first time I’d lived anywhere that wasn’t my childhood home.…

Among the Trees

This post is a result of the second¬†Writing 101 prompt.¬†The prompt is to write about the place I would want to go now, if I could go anywhere, with a focus on writing the setting. This was not easy for me – I had difficulty choosing a location. Near my childhood home there was a…

Water, Water, Everywhere

This blog has been sadly neglected for the past few weeks. We went to England to visit my family for the holiday season. I had intended to keep up the posts, though only occasionally, but with one thing and another that didn’t happen. We stayed at my mum’s house for most of our time in…

NaBloPoMo: Killing Creativity

I read a blog post yesterday that had been written by a good friend of mine. The post was in response to the “curriculum cleansing” being put in place by Secretary of State Michael Gove. Now I’ll admit, I’ve not really been keeping up to date with the news in England lately. News here tends…

Looking Forward

Happy New Year my lovely readers. I know, I’m a bit late off the mark. I’ve just returned from visiting my family over in England, so now I can get back to blogging! To start off my blogging year I’m going to talk a little bit about what to expect in 2013.

Millionaire’s Shortbread

Sorry for the lack of communication the last couple of days. I think I’d just exhausted myself. I fell asleep on the sofa on Friday whilst trying to think of what to blog. Hence the lack of posts. But I’m back now with a peace-offering. A crunchy chewy creamy sweet peace-offering.