Monthly Archives: August 2015

August 29

Pinterest – a discovery

I have an admission to make, I’ve fallen in love: with Pinterest. It started simply enough, I found some pictures of outfits for some of my characters and I wanted to save them. OH suggested bookmarking the page. But sometimes when you do that, the page vanishes. A friend of mine – an arts and […]

August 10

Weekly photo challenge: Beneath Your Feet

I took these shots in Penryhndeudraeth, North Wales as we were walking back from the car park to our holiday cottage.  The view of Penryhndeudraeth is taken from just outside the door. It is beneath our feet, though not as literally as the other three shots. For further takes on the challenge Beneath Your Feet

August 05

weekly photo challenge: Inspiration

I am always inspired by Wales. This shot was taken outside at my parents place last Christmas. It snowed enough to keep us inside and at the bottom of the drive for three days. During which I also snapped these beauties on camera For further takes on this challenge click here: Inspiration

August 05

Weekly photo challenge 2: Inspiration

I rarely do two of these postings. But this man has been a political hero of mine since school. And no it’s not Lloyd George ( for those of you who thought you knew what my answer was going to be). Getting a chance to visit his memorial garden on our trip to Washington was […]

August 03

Time to say Goodbye to Lucy and Mark

The moment I have been dreading arrives this month. Lucy and Mark – my erstwhile Canvey duo – take their final bows in the final book of the Aldwych Strand Trilogy: The Whitechapel Affair. It is a moment of mixed emotions. Not only have they occupied my free hours for the last four years, but […]