Kategorie: Writing inspiration

Phediša – Live, and let others live

As 2009 heralded the  end of my two year contract with the Cancer Association,  I embarked on a wonderful new journey. A newspaper editor and I had a lively discussion about charity and charitable work. We both agreed that if one is paid to…

#SoCS : “ma”

Ma Baker sits quietly with some other ‘let’s make a non-chef, as loving as Nigella’ – kitchen paraphernalia. Waiting for her weekly moment in the spotlight. Surely, on this lovely Saturday morning, as the sun comes up, Ma Baker hears the kitchen cupboard open….

#SoCS Digest

So Linda wants us to digest digest Digestion of words. A dictionary I find difficult to digest. A thesaurus with it’s world of possible words opening at every turn, a little easier on my cerebral palate. Words strung together wonderfully in prose, I’ll have…

#NaNoWriMo nuus

You’ve written 40,735 words of your novel—congratulations! You’re in the home stretch. Wat ‘n uitdaging en ervaring. So op die herdenking van my ma se selfmoord op  Maandag 19 November 1979 bereik ek vandag op 19 November 2018 ‘n besondere persoonlike doelwit deur die…

Poppy Day remembrance

All over the world Remembrance Day was commemorated on November 11. Lest we forget the horrors of the world a war. As November rolls around, I remember a special woman. Feisty, fearless and a force to be reckoned with. Corrie van Rhyn was her…

#SoCS: Mean

Meaningless meander It is mean not to say what you mean. How can you say it is mean I mean what I say What does it mean What does what mean You know what I mean I do not have the means to understand…

#SoCS: Point

  “Your Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is “point.” Open a book on your lap, close your eyes, and put your finger on the page. Whatever you land on, whether it be a word, a phrase, or a sentence, write about it….

#SoCS Precious

At mention of the word precious, Gollum of Lord of the Rings whispers in my ear: “My precious.” A Wikepedia article on Gollum explains: “The Ring, which Gollum referred to as “my precious” or “precious”, extended his life far beyond natural limits. Centuries of…

#SoCS Domino effect

Words containg dom. A suffix indicating a certain  condition or state says Oxford. Domino comes to mind. The effect of one domino falling onto another, setting a chain of action in motion. The house of cards tumbles down…. games…..real life. Speaking of games, the…

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