Illustration for "Bewilderness"
Copyright 2015 Lynne Lawer

Bewilderness and Manifesting

Last night Jo and I spent hours (and I mean, literally, HOURS – she was here until 2.00 am) trying to transfer the chapters of my novel “Bewilderness” to BookWright before midnight which was the deadline for winners of NaNoWriMo to get a free soft-back copy printed but I’ve just looked at my book again…

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

Last week my daughter and I had to go to London so we went to Winter Wonderland at Hyde Park too. It was her birthday treat (her birthday is today). We both really enjoyed it there. There is a fair, circus, ice sculptures and a craft fair housed in wooden huts that feels like a Bavarian…

My National Novel Writing Month winner's certificate.

I’m a Winner! Yay!

Jo asked me a week before NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) started if I was going to attempt it this year.  I hadn’t even thought about it but then I had an idea for a story – just the beginning and end with a few bits in the middle so I thought I’d give it…

Ceramic poppies at the Tower of London

Poppies at the Tower

Jo and I went to see the ceramic poppies at the Tower of London today.  They completely surround the outside of the Tower.  There are 888,246 of them and each one represents a British fatality during the First World War.  There are so many that they overwhelm your mind, like trying to comprehend the vastness of…