"I didn't decide to become a witch. I remembered I was one."
Next month we have a blue moon in the sign of Leo AND a total lunar eclipse. Have you heard? You probably have. It's all over the Internet. But what does this mean? Here is a practical guide for real people making real magic.
Hi all, just a quick one to let you know I've started vlogging. It's something I've been thinking about for a while now (about a year!), and a couple of weeks ago I dived in and started posting videos. Just testing the water at the moment but aiming to do a video a week in … Continue reading I’ve Joined the Vlogosphere
A woman sits in a high-back chair carefully stitching a small patchwork quilt. Her hands cradle the fabric. It is not a usual or easy task for her but she perserveres. Each day adding a few patches more. As the quilt grows so does her belly. The baby inside is nearly ready to be born.
Judy's story is one we know well. The way to "make it" if you're female (and it suggests inevitably prey) is to be better - much better - than your male counterparts and then pay your dues to the system until you finally get some reward and recognition. It's exhausting and only the outliers will make it. Judy Hopps is an outlier. A female prey in a system which favour males. She makes it but the system remains unchanged.
Last night I went to the cinema to see Pearl Jam "Let's Play Two: Live at Wrigley Field". I went in expecting to see a live Pearl Jam concert. I came out with so much more.
An alternative to resolutions, choosing a Word for the Year, or word of the year, is a powerful focusing practice...
So, with no small amount of trepidation, I have decided to have a Waking Mama Luna Launch Party. Eek! It's going to be at the Old Library, Nantgarw Road, Caerphilly on Sunday 29th May at 7pm and will have... * SIGNING AND READINGS BY ME I'm going to be reading one or two stories from … Continue reading Waking Mama Luna Launch Party
It feels like it's taken a long time to get here (well I guess it's taken nearly 38 years if you count all my life from babyhood leading up to this moment, which, to be truthful, I do) but I can finally say... Waking Mama Luna Preorder is live on Amazon Now!!! Whoop!! Before you … Continue reading Waking Mama Luna Preorder is LIVE
I love the stories in Waking Mama Luna (of course, I wrote them) but I also love the illustrations. In this post I wanted to share a little about the process of working with the illustrator, Angela Ferreira, and why I'm really glad Waking Mama Luna features Angela's work. [quote author="Pablo Picasso" source=""]Every now and … Continue reading Waking Mama Luna Illustrations