It is said that Horace was a great man who lived a simple life. He was at home among the rural shrines that dotted country roads outside Rome. His ideal of simplicity was summed up in his shrewd advice to young writers. Be brief. More ought to be scratched out than left. – Horace
I’ve been thinking about this for some time and now that I have more time available to me I feel I should just bite the bullet and do it! As a result, I have read all the documentation and applied for the paperwork to be posted out to me as I have decided to go … Read moreDiploma of Publishing
Alan Baxter has been posting guest posts on the subject of “New Age of Publishing”. He kindly asked if I would write a contribution, which has now been posted on his blog – New Age of Publishing Guest Post 6 – Karen Lee Field. Go check it out and while you’re there check out the … Read moreGuest Post for New Age of Publishing
Over recent weeks, Queensland in Australia has been tortured by freak storms and heavy flooding. The destruction is reported to be affecting three quarters of the state. At present, there are 16 confirmed deaths, but this figure is expected to rise. Some towns have been devastated beyond recognition. Thousands of homes have suffered damage from … Read more100 Stories for Queensland
The difference between a Facebook Profile and a Facebook Page is simple; a Page can be accessed by anyone, even if they are not your “friend”, whereas a Profile can only be seen by friends (unless you have opted to change your privacy setting, which isn’t recommended due to identity theft). More importantly, the Page … Read moreLand of Miu Facebook Page
Presently, I admit that I haven’t accepted my new job and my new life. Deep down, my mind thinks what’s happening right now is an interlude which will soon be over, at which time I’ll return to travelling and exhaustion. I know that isn’t the case and I guess acceptance will come as my confidence … Read moreA New Routine Means More Writing Time
Cat’s Eyes has received it’s first review. How exciting. 😀 Sarah, one of the Goodread giveaway winners, wrote: Overall, it was a lovely little story, and a good way to spend an hour or so. The full review can be read over at Goodreads. I’m grateful for this honest review.
When I saw this video I just had to share it as it reminds me of how far we’ve come in recent years. Besides, it’s great if you need a good belly laugh, which we all do on occasion. Enjoy. EMBED-My Blackberry Is Not Working – Watch more free videos