Suffragettes and Fame

Suffragettes and Fame

Submitted Under the challenge theme of “Fame”, my story of Emily in the Park has been published on the Funnypearls website: Susan Dawson: Emily in the...
Writing prize

Writing prize

My prize for winning a short story competition this week was a pair of cashmere hand warmers. I don’t suppose I will be writing in the cold, but useful for taking photos and needing access to the controls. Of course the main prize is having a story published,...
STORY – “THEY NEVER LEARN”

STORY – “THEY NEVER LEARN”

Not my image, this one, but a photo prompt for writing from “Creative Writing Ink” website, which requires the use of a blog page for submission. Photo by William Felker on Unsplash  They never learn For the mother, this day hadn’t gone according to...
OUT WITH THE OLD

OUT WITH THE OLD

I decided New Year’s day would be a reasonably quiet time to capture an image of the town decorated for the Christmas season, and to say goodbye to the now notorious (2nd) Morpeth Christmas tree. Here is my version of its story: The medium sized Christmas tree a...
SPOTLIGHT ON CRASTER

SPOTLIGHT ON CRASTER

Congratulations to my sister, who asked me to send her some photographic inspiration for an entry to the Northumberland AONB written word competition.  I chose Craster as the location, and sent a couple of images, of which I would guess the first one set the scene for...