for writers and readers….

Today is International Conscientious Objectors Day

I’ve been sent a very interesting press release from the Imperial War Museum in London that I want to share with you. Until I read it I didn’t realise that … Continue reading

May 15, 2014 · 6 Comments

Safari Friday searching the web for writers and readers — a writer’s research site

Tine Hreno is an author and creative consultant and she keeps her blog Writers in London in the 1890s as a place to record and share her  research on Oscar … Continue reading

October 11, 2013 · 1 Comment

Did you know that more photographs were taken….

….in 2012 than were taken in all the 150+years since photography was invented. Source: Hugh Laurie on BBC Radio Four Desert Island Discs photo credit: Martin Gommel via photopin cc … Continue reading

June 30, 2013 · 2 Comments

A birthday party on the Titanic…A first kiss as Wall Street crashed…Monday Creative Writing Exercise beacuse it’s a good way to start the week

This is straightforward lucky dip. Choose two numbers – both have to be between one and ten.  The first number gives you a personal event and the second an historical … Continue reading

June 10, 2013 · Leave a comment