The Bereaved at Christmas

Each Christmas, since 2007, I have faced the unimaginable: a Christmas with two children in heaven. It is lovely to experience Christmas with my two rainbow babies (rainbow babies/children: a term used by bereaved parents to describe the children they have after a loss of a baby or child), but, they are not their sister’s… Continue reading The Bereaved at Christmas


NaNoWriMo 2016 – Just the Shove I Needed

I’ve entered NaNoWriMo twice and won in 2012 with a stonking 60k+ word count. That story I wrote though, was just drivel. It needed scrapping and starting again, but this time, more planning and less pantsing. This year, I lost. I did not even come close to being near the fifty-thousand words I needed to… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2016 – Just the Shove I Needed