Colette's Lovely Ode to Her Mother on Mother's Day

Our relationship to our mother is almost always complicated.  It can be as arduous as a trek up a mountain or as effortless as a stroll through the French countryside.   425 more words


Penny for a lawn party

Hi all!

How’s your day going? I’ve just got back from an extremely civilised afternoon tea in York with a lovely bunch of sewists to celebrate… 1,036 more words

My Makes



This is a sort of poem/prophecy I wrote for a character. It’s based on the idea of a person who no longer quite knows who they are. 127 more words


The Other Wife-colette

“TABLE FOR TWO? This way, Monsieur, Madame, there is still a table next to the window, if Madame and Monsieur would like a view of the bay.” 1,269 more words

Short Stories

Colette Chantilly

I decided to finally attend the Big Yellow Bird Bash this weekend, which of course you are expected to wear yellow. I never buy or make anything yellow. 270 more words

Sewing Projects

Rare Dm | Almost a Year


sylvain emmanuel

I can’t really remember the days. The light of the sun blurred and annihilated all color. 7 more words


Ice Queen: A Short Story That Is Not Really A Story

This short ‘story’ is more like a series of questions. I haven’t finished it, and I feel it is better unfinished.

Ice Queen

Cold, bitter, harsh. 476 more words