Come Dine With Saphirra – If You Dare!

Saphirra’s Night

Saphirra wasn’t always the hostess with the mostess. She became the proper little expert at dinner party hosting when we had our first series of Come Dine With Me Please. I didn’t mind too much that she had a better party than me but Mohotma Coatalay was fit to be tied.

She tried everything in her power to ruin Saphirra’s big night. She’s very jealous of her you see. But Saphirra exceeded everyone’s expectations and walked away with the prize. Continue reading “Come Dine With Saphirra – If You Dare!”

Creative Writing Classes. Yes!


Day One

As I scanned through the mass bulletin, I was thrilled to bits when I saw an advert for creative writing classes. Starting in two weeks, not far from where I live.  I rang the number the very next morning to book my place. I’m shocking keen you see. I wasn’t really sure what to expect but I did have an idea that it was for complete beginners. 

I can’t say I’m a complete beginner but I am a beginner of sorts. And I just want to meet and connect face to face with people who like writing. It would be nice to have a whole conversation all about writing with someone who doesn’t stare past me into the distance as I’m talking. Sometimes people carry on as if writing was an illegal practice. Why is that?

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