“Could I interest you in a cup of coffee?” The refined voice, from the customer side of the counter of Peter’s Book Boutique asked. My new job at the Book Boutique had become my refuge, since moving to Cape Town a little over two months ago. My love of all things books, had abetted my… Read More Unexpected Places!
I’ve discovered that I am a chronic multi-tasker! I’m really bad. If I am not doing 4 things at once, I am thinking about doing 4 things at once. I’m happiest when I am writing and all the machines in the house or the office, are working at the same time. I tell myself it… Read More Kindling An Old Flame
I’ve really tried, possibly too hard, to encourage my children to read. I believe it is the key to so much, but I don’t remember it being something that was a thing when I was a little girl. I do remember – one of my earliest memories – abandoning our home, leaving a war-torn country… Read More How Did It All Start?
The technical definition of a muse is (noun) (in Greek and Roman mythology) each of the nine goddesses, the daughters of Zeus and Mnemosyne, who preside over the arts and sciences. Synonyms: inspiration, creative influence, stimulus or stimulation. A person (not limited to feminine) or personified force who is the source of inspiration for a… Read More Honour The Musae
In the beginning I wrote and I wrote and I wrote, naively existing in my little world of what I thought a writer’s life would be. I loved pulling words together and growing characters and dare I own to it, I discovered I had a penchant for the steamy scenes. I loved focusing on the… Read More I Want To Write A Book!