It was a cold and foggy December morning but the library was warm and cosy.A cheery log fire burned merrily away. Several people were seated on the dining room chairs which had been arranged in a circle.Others were ensconced in the deep leatherarmchairs native to the library. A steady hum of conversation could be heard. Mr. Venable the solicitor cleared his throat. A deathly hush … Continue reading The last will and testament.
Daily Fun Three is a really fun challenge created by Rory who blogs at A Guy Called Bloke. He poses sets of questions that are so much fun to answer. I was meant to be doing something else right now but I came across these questions that just had to be answered, they were so much fun. Name Three … Three of your childhood books? … Continue reading Daily Three Dec. 14
It is magical, When one season changes imperceptibly into another. You cannot see the moment, Nor hold it in the palm of your hand. When soft, shiny new leaves of spring, Appear on brittle and dry branches. When the afternoon sun begins to scorch, But summer mornings are filled with the scent of jasmine. When leaves turn golden, red and brown, Before … Continue reading Magical FOWC : Magical
Camera Capture the emotion, Click the expression , Freeze the instant, For time immemorial. written for FOWC with Fandango — camera Continue reading Camera
You are special , you are unique, There is no one else like you. You are special the way you talk, And the way you smile. You are special The way you write, And the way you type. You are special The way your nose wrinkles When you find something disagreeable. You are special The way your eyes crinkle at the corners … Continue reading You Are Special
I am sure, like me, you must often have been faced with the dilemma of the perfect gift for the perfect hostess (or the less than perfect gift for the not so perfect hostess). Taking a small token of appreciation is customary when going to a party or even a courtesy call. Yet, the search for the perfect hostess gift can at times be … Continue reading FINDING THE PERFECT HOSTESS GIFT
Daily fun three by Rory of A Guy Called Bloke and K9 Doodlepips Name Three … Things that every person should do at least once in their life? Go on a luxury cruise. Parachute jump Get botox. Harry Potter Films? HP and the Sorcerers stone The Chamber of Secrets The prisoner of Azkaban. Things that are flat and green? Grass lawns Green images … Continue reading Daily 3 Dec 10
You say we are free, But are we? Slaves to fashion, Designers, brands : corporate greed. You say we are free But are we? Bound by distinctions Of colour, cast and creed. You say we are free But are we? Subject to poverty Disease, famine and need. You say we are free But are we ? Have we ever, Really, been freed ? Written for … Continue reading Are we really free?
A winter weekend is the best time to stay home. Lounging around in your favourite pyjamas reading a fast paced thriller or binge watching a TV show. There are lots of fun things you can enjoy at home on a lazy winter weekend. But your conscience or the voice of reason (both are equally annoying) keeps raising its ugly head. It reminds you of the … Continue reading A Lazy Winter Weekend : 10 Excuses for staying home
Sadje of Keeping It Alive has nominated me for the prestigious Solidarity Blogger Award. Thanks a million Sadje, you give me constant encouragement and support. SIWO (Success Inspirers’ World) is an International Friends Blogging Forum. The idea is to encourage team work and to blog together as a community. As an international friends blogging forum, Success Inspirer’s World provides an opportunity that every blogger is looking … Continue reading Solidarity Blogger Award