Tag Archives: anniversaries

Days, weeks, months, years

With Easter so early this year the shops are struggling to keep up with changing their seasonal displays from Valentine’s Day to Mothering Sunday (Mother’s Day if you must) to Easter. These shots taken in Oxford Market on Monday show … Continue reading

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Unseasonable Happenings and Writing

It is hard to believe it is winter at present. In Wales at New Year I saw daffodils herald the New Year rather than St David’s Day and these photos taken in the garden today show spring and even early … Continue reading

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Squeeze your research dry

The other day I cut open an “empty” plastic tube of toothpaste to reveal at least a week’s worth of toothpaste hidden within. Toothpaste and other products such as hand-creams used to come in metal tubes and it was easy … Continue reading

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A New Start

All the planning and worrying about the Festive season seems a long time ago now and the celebrations fading too as the New Year prompts us to fresh beginnings. Last year anniversary pieces seemed very popular with editors and there … Continue reading

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Writing about Anniversaries

2012 has seen a lot of significant anniversaries offering opportunities for writers to contribute to magazines. The Titanic disaster and Scott’s Antarctic expedition have received wide coverage in all types of media and the recent Diamond Jubilee has offered more … Continue reading

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Serendipity Moments

So far this year I seem to have written about anniversaries and events. Each year I find my writing taking off in a different direction. Some years I have aimed to discover new markets, others to write new pieces for … Continue reading

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