Hi everybody! I hope you are safe and sound. Last week I announced my 1st story in how long! It's finally live! Gilbert Parsons’ life of privilege feels artificial, frivolous and empty.Frances Snowley shows him just how much when they meet for the first time. Frances’ life is turned upside down when both her parents… Continue reading Frances & Gilbert went live!
This blog is a full 9 years old today! This domain evolved over the years from a travel blog. At some stage a wordy blog. Obviously a book blog! Then the history posts. And now just me. It went from a wordpress.com blog to a custom domain website, back to a wordpress.com blog. If you… Continue reading Blogaversary! 9 years old!
Welcome back! I think it’s Blursday here... how fascinating it is when one day just flows into the next! I do however still have a day job so it’s not as if I can loose track of time but just something small out of routine like the neighbors putting their garbage out on Tuesday instead… Continue reading Show I Watched: Tales from the Royal Wardrobe
Hi everybody! I hope you are all safe and healthy in this time. We are on day 4 of this lock-down and doing our bit to stay safe and help others to be safe as well. I'm not going to lie, I love to be home. I love the fact that I don't have to… Continue reading Readers! I need your help
Welcome to my old readers. Welcome to my new readers! I moved back to my .wordpress.com blog from my own domain at http://www.annecwestauthor.com. Now you’re probably going to ask me why. I started blogging way back when! Probably 2009? Not quite sure. I’ve had many blogs over the year. This is the one I’ve had… Continue reading I moved back!
PHOTOGRAPH Description on Takealot When Rainclouds Gather: Escaping South Africa and his troubled past, Makehaya crosses the border to Botswana, in the hope of leading a peaceful, purposeful life. In the village of Golema Mmidi he meets Gilbert, a charismatic Englishman who is trying to modernise farming methods to benefit the community. The two outsiders… Continue reading Book I Read: When Rain Clouds Gather by Bessie Head
Description on Goodreads Meet little Mole, willful Ratty, Badger the perennial bachelor, and petulant Toad. Over one hundred years since their first appearance in 1908, they've become emblematic archetypes of eccentricity, folly, and friendship. And their misadventures-in gypsy caravans, stolen sports cars, and their Wild Wood-continue to capture readers' imaginations and warm their hearts long… Continue reading Book I Read:The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame
Good morning to all of you. Find me now at Anne C West!! Whoohoo!! I've been contemplating a move to my own domain for quite some time. The time just never seemed right. Do you know that feeling? And then it dawned on me, TIME will never be right. There is always something more or something… Continue reading I moved!
I read daily with my kiddos and by myself. Maybe one day I can say the same about writing…We find many words not very common or familiar to us. Usually, I just grab the dictionary or add it to my personal register of words. (I am however trying to get rid of my paper notes)… Continue reading Words not used very often 01:07
I read daily with my kiddos and by myself. Maybe one day I can say the same about writing…We find many words not very common or familiar to us. Usually, I just grab the dictionary or add it to my personal register of words. (I am however trying to get rid of my paper notes)… Continue reading Words not used very often 01:05