2012 review for my lovely little blog

In Beauty, Books, Entertainment, Food, Lifestyle by A Phoenix from the Ashes

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for my blog. Here’s an excerpt: The new Boeing 787 Dreamliner can carry about 250 passengers. This blog was viewed about 1,600 times in 2012. If it were a Dreamliner, it would take about 6 trips to carry that many people. Click here to see the complete report. Who would …

CARDIAC STORIES – ebook – published and available to download NOW

In Books, Lifestyle by A Phoenix from the Ashes

Hi all. Very excited today because the latest short story that I have written has been published as part of an e-book called CARDIAC STORIES and is available to download from today.  What’s more, it is FREE for Thursday 30th July.  So everyone, I would really appreciate you downloading it to read my short story and support all the other …

Backpacker Stories (The Emerging Light Series) – Available to download from today.

In Books, Entertainment, Lifestyle by A Phoenix from the Ashes

Hi all. Exciting news. My latest short story which has been described as sinister is finally in print as part of Book nine  Backpacker Stories from The Emerging Light Series.  Download it here. It is absolutely FREE to download today and tomorrow (Tuesday 1st and Wednesday 2nd August 2012).  So there are NO excuses.  Get downloading and let me know …

RECIPE: Cranberry and white chocolate cookies

In Books, Family, Food, Lifestyle by A Phoenix from the Ashes

This recipe is from a NIGELLA LAWSON cookbook titled NIGELLA CHRISTMAS so I can’t take any credit for the brilliant ingredients. However what I would say is that once you have made these a few times, which I have, you can then start substituting the cranberry and chocolates for other store cupboard ingredients as you see fit.  I quite often …

Writing: Research

In Books by A Phoenix from the Ashes

Hooray! This book was recommended to me twice in one week by two separate people. How’s that for synchronicity? Naturally it is now proudly sitting on my book shelf. I know that it will be of great use during the writing of my first novel. Susan x