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New craft work and some old

I have not been making much over the last few months due to illness but now I am recovering and thought I would add photos of what I have been doing and some photos of old work which is inspiring me. 25 more words

What I learned about fairy tales from my child

Our little family of three went to watch Disney’s new rendition of Cinderella at the cinemas last weekend. I was as excited as Re was. How would she be? 929 more words


Nixies and Boggarts and Ogres Oh My! A Return to the Spiderwick Chronicles

So unfortunately due to assignment deadlines etc I wasn’t able to write anything last week.  This week though, I’ve had a chance to revisit my childhood and delve into a world of fairies and fantastical creatures.   706 more words

Book Reviews

Unicorn Horns and Evil Fairies

I got bored and, after seeing Tumblr accounts like “JustFairyThings”, I decided I would do something of my own like this. But why stop at fairies? 105 more words


Shameless Promotion

So, as many of you know, I am into making fairy gardens. I decided to offer a couple of classes through our local Community Education program. 46 more words

Short Story Sunday: Male Bonding (A Vampire Story)

Hot flashes. Andy’s girlfriend had been having horrible hot flashes. When you date Vampire women you don’t have to worry about that. On the other hand Vampire women were, well, a bit cold. 633 more words


Caasandra Clare's City of Heavenly Fire

I’ve finally got round to finishing City of Heavenly Fire, the last book in the splendid YA paranormal romance series, The Mortal Instruments. Cassandra Clare writes with considerable flair, but her characterisation is exceptionally strong–you really do care for the people she’s created. 216 more words

Critical Thoughts