Category Archives: Guest Blogs

In The Raw

As the sun slowly set on 2016, I watched from a beach on the Dorset coastline, and I thought of my dad. Today, writing my first post of a new year, I think of all that’s happened since I wrote … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Family Memoirs, Guest Blogs, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 127 Comments

December’s Guest Storyteller, Sherri Matthews

Originally posted on Sarah Potter Writes:
Sherri has been writing full-time since 2011.  Currently working on her memoir, Stranger in a White Dress, she has been published in a variety of national magazines and two anthologies.  Sherri raised her three,…

Posted in Guest Blogs, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 34 Comments

Guest Post: Author Anne Goodwin

Today, I’m delighted and honoured to welcome author Anne Goodwin to the Summerhouse. I first met Anne over a year ago when I took the plunge – or should I say, the saddle – and rode over to Charli Mills’ … Continue reading

Posted in Guest Blogs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 91 Comments

Sunday Lunch Invitation – Sherri Matthews and Michelle Clements James.

Originally posted on Smorgasbord – Variety is the spice of life:
Today it is all girls together for the Sunday Lunch although my husband is hovering in the background keen to enjoy the food that our guests have brought with…

Posted in Family Life, Family Traditions, Guest Blogs, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 30 Comments

Guest Post by Author Geoff Le Pard

Today I’m delighed to welcome to the Summerhouse the indomnitable Geoff Le Pard ~ I had the pleasure of meeting Geoff at the Blogger’s Bash in June and he is as warm, friendly and genuine – and yes, funny – … Continue reading

Posted in Guest Blogs | Tagged , , , , | 88 Comments

The Mystery Of The Missing Laptop And Other Tales From The Summerhouse

Hello dear friends! Thank you so much for your lovely, warm welcome back. It’s great to be blogging again, although I still don’t have my shiny and new, bright and breezy, newly repaired laptop.  Shall I tell you why?  Because … Continue reading

Posted in Asperger's Syndrome, Blogging, Current Affairs, Guest Blogs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 79 Comments

Book Giveaway: Claudia Must Die By T. B. Markinson

One of the many things I love about this wonderful blogging community is not only the many stories we share and friendships we make, but the ways in which we support and encourage one another in so many ways. I … Continue reading

Posted in Book Promotions, Guest Blogs, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , | 49 Comments

Guest Post: Jennifer B. Graham Talks About The Birth Of Her Memoir

Today, I am delighted to welcome guest blogger Jennifer B Graham to talk about the birth of her memoir.  Here, in Jennifer’s own words: My memoir, An Immoral Proposal, started out as a novel. Its conception began in South Africa, … Continue reading

Posted in Guest Blogs | Tagged , , , , , , | 35 Comments

December’s Guest Storyteller, Sherri Matthews

Originally posted on Sarah Potter Writes:
Sherri is a freelance writer, published in a variety of national magazines, websites, and anthologies.  She is writing her first book, a memoir, and regularly publishes articles, memoir bites, flash fiction and poetry on…

Posted in Flash Fiction, Guest Blogs | Tagged , , | 36 Comments

Guest Post At Moggiepurrs: For The Love Of Siamese Cats

Good Monday morning dear friends!  I hope you had a lovely weekend?  Here in Blighty the weather didn’t do quite what was asked of us, descending as it did into blustery storms and heavy rain but still, the weekend is … Continue reading

Posted in CATalogue, Guest Blogs | Tagged , , | 19 Comments