Tag Archive: writing

Coming Back from Writer’s Block

I want to say I’m sorry that I haven’t been blogging recently, but the truth is, something really upsetting happened and I just couldn’t write. I still don’t really have the words to explain,… Continue reading

Godrevy Lighthouse, Cornwall

This is one of my favourite views in Britain, sitting on the cliffs looking at Godrevy Lighthouse. Virginia Woolf visited this lighthouse in 1892, and it is often said that it inspired her… Continue reading

Taking time out for my Dad

I’m really sorry that I’ve been away for so long and I haven’t blogged in the last few weeks. I fully intended to, but I’ve been busy taking care of my Dad. Looking… Continue reading

The Fox

At the moment I’m reading The Fox, a novella by D. H. Lawrence, and I have spent the whole day being haunted by a wonderful passage that I read last night. I have the honour of… Continue reading

Readership opinion poll!

Dear readers, you may have noticed that The Lady in Waiting has been revamped a little. The question is whether this was for better or for worse. I’ve had mixed feedback to the… Continue reading

Happy New Year to all my readers (+ 2012 in review)

Happy New Year, everybody! I hope you all have a cracking 2013, and have a great day celebrating today. I have just unwrapped a lovely present from WordPress.com, the annual review of my… Continue reading

New archives page

Just to let you all know that I’ve added a new page to the website. “Top Posts” should help you find your way back to some of the highlights of this blog, or… Continue reading

A mysterious photo of D. H. Lawrence

Today when I was looking through the online archives for my old school, Nottingham High School for Girls, I came across something very interesting. The old girls association has been recently been uploading old photographs of… Continue reading

Tell Me About Yourself Award

So, I’ve been nominated for an award! There are the 3 things I must do: #1 Thanking Corinna Thank you Corinna from Cooking with Corinna for nominating me for this award – I really… Continue reading