My Summer In Focus


End Of Summer Creative Update

Autumn has crept in over the past week, and I’m delighted that it’s here. I haven’t spent a lot of time outside recently, because the weather has been pretty wet and grim, but… Continue reading

Icelandic Horses & The Sun Voyager

Vigeland’s Babes

Powerful Echo/New Poem (Rough First Draft)

Rough first draft of a new poem written this afternoon.   Powerful Echo The night you decided not to come back from sleep, I knew. I didn’t close my eyes. Instead, I remembered… Continue reading


Fashion Witch

I’m currently looking for opportunities to model and feature dark fashion clothing, jewellery and accessories on my blog Wyrd Words & Effigies. If you are a designer who leans well over into the… Continue reading

Help Please…

ATTENTION WORDPRESS USERS!! Do any of you know WordPress themes which allow for the creation of more than one custom menu? I currently use Triton Lite and am loathe to change because I… Continue reading

New Poem/The Old Inuit (Rough First Draft)

Between 1900 and 1922, in the Eastern Canadian Arctic a village was decimated by famine. An elderly couple were struggling to stay alive and when they were visited by their daughter, son-in-law and… Continue reading

On Putting Together A Short Story Collection

Many moons ago, when I was in my early teens, I read a piece of advice which I’ve always tried to stick with. I can’t remember the exact wording, but basically what it… Continue reading