What I love about summertime

Compared to last year, this summer has been quite disappointing and these endless grey days can get a girl down!

So what to do to lift up the mood? Well here is a list of my 10 favourite things about summertime living. They don’t all need the sun to be shining to do them, but of course it’s so much nicer if it’s a blue sky day…

1) Enjoy a nice glass of something chilled, overlooking the Dorset coast;

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The Homebody birth of a new book

My third poetry collection ‘Sacred Seasons’ has been work in progress for over a year and I am pleased to say that it is finally finished.  It’s been a labour of love in more ways than one; one day I love the way the words flow and the next day I am convinced that no-one will want to read it (typical of creatives everywhere!) so I am very glad that the writing is now done with just the editing to do. The cover is drafted and it’s moving into the final phases before being ready to launch. I think the cover really picks up the mood perfectly, as this is a book all about the beauty of the natural world;

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