Writing Weekend Part 1

Hello Dear Reader Writing Weekend Part 1 In the past, I have attempted to visit writing festivals. There has been some success, to be honest. Some of them in St Ives, Cornwall during September holidays. That is a difficult venue now due to various things. I did visit Hay-on-Wye festival, …

Three Counties Open Photography Exhibition 2017

Hello Dear Reader Three Counties Open Photography Exhibition 2017 As some of you may have noticed, I have begun to blog about my interest or rather re-interest, in photography. I have found this to be another of those art forms that hundreds aspire to produce that one amazing picture in …

Pen pals

Hello Dear Reader Pen Pals On a recent train trip, I was reminded of how pleasant it can be to just talk to someone. I don’t often travel by train but this was for a conference and the last leg was late at night. Overcrowded trains, an empty seat and …

Passing QC

Hello Dear Reader Passing QC An odd title one might think but something of a challenge for me these past few days. QC in this instance means Quality Control. I have decided to offer some of my photographs to a website, take part in my first photographic competition, complete a …