Tag: remember

  • With love and fond memories.

    August 18, 1993 Shot himself August 20, 1993 life support switched off August 26 1993 burial Mooifontein Cemetry, Kempton Park.

  • Camp NaNoWriMo 2021: 12 000 words edited.

    The weekend done and dusted and I did a good job of editing over 12 000 words. I enjoyed it so much reading all my stories, I could not stop editing. I’ve already written some awesome stories about me coming to age.

  • NaNoWriMo: Camp Memoir July 2021

    Here I go again. In July I’m going on a camp again. I want to finish the editing of my second book on my memories about school and qualifying as a Primary school teacher and a twelve years later as a Secondary teacher. After that I’ll move on to my adult life.

  • Creative Writing: A special friend.

    A person in my life who understood and touched me. On Saturday evening, I received an unexpected WhatsApp call from Adrie, a valuable friend in South Africa. Surprising because we haven’t communicated in more than a year. Why am I writing about Adrie?  Our friendship is unique. I met Adrie on a “scrap away week”. […]


  • Drawing: Week 1 – 3

    Look at a space then sit down and draw by memory. My Bathroom Looking out of my window at my work space. This was my first drawing. Imagine what you can see There were 30 examples of well-know painters from which to choose to draw a scene. I used Eric Ravilious’s painting RYE My drawing […]

  • Monday Mural: New Zealand

    For more Information on Monday Mural visit Ami at: https://sami-colourfulworld.blogspot.com/2021/03/monday-mural-splash-of-colour-iv-and.html

  • Creative Writing: A treasured object

    A Treasured Object Before writing my piece for “It’s Write Easy,”(my Friday writing group) I would think about what I want to write. It can take some days before I’ll sit down and start writing. It was the same this week. At first, I thought about the object that I wanted to use. I kept […]

  • NaNoWriMo: 40,833 words

    You unlocked a badge Write 40,000 Words You earned this badge by updating your word count at 40,000 words. You’re 80% of the way there. YAY 80%, 20% to go to 50,000 words before the end of November. I’m enjoying writing about my adult world. I can’t believe I had that many adventures up until […]

  • NaNoWriMo 2020

    All has started! November 1, I’ve written 1719 words. I’m proud of myself because I had an accident on Friday. My dog was attacked by two cats on our walk. The one tore my hand open and I had to get some stitches, an injection and some antibiotics. My hand feels better but it is […]

  • Friendly Friday – Anniversaries

    Weekly Friendly Friday Theme Friendly Friday challenges you to look back on your own Anniversaries. Where were you last year, six years ago, ten years ago or more? Join in with the Friendly Friday Challenge Amanda at: https://forestwoodfolkart.wordpress.com/2020/09/11/friendly-friday-anniversaries/ invites us to Add a Friendly Friday tag, to your anniversary post, including a pingback, or if that is […]

  • Remember 2020 Anzac Day

    12 o’clock, 25/04/2020, Upper Hutt, New Zealand. The radio on at The Breeze. First The last Tapto Second Third We still remember although we can’t touch each other.

  • Three Things Challenge #118

    Three Things Challenge #118 For information on how this challenge works please click the following link. https://pensitivity101.wordpress.com/2020/01/18/three-things-challenge-118/ The words for challenge 118 are: MEMORIES SMILE CHILDHOOD I am busy writing my memoirs. At the moment I have childhood memories that make me smile. Didn’t know I had such a happy childhood. Today I have a grandchild […]