Category Archive: Sweet and Old Fashioned Children’s Tales

Monochrome Madness and Hans Christian Andersen

Monochrome Madness 3-35. Visit Leanne Cole for all the great images.  a winter view __ ___________________ ….and a winter tale by Danish author, Hans Christian Andersen (1805- 1875) We think of Andersen as… Continue reading

(The Dune Mouse’s) A Winter’s Tale

I’ve started writing a bit again- my usual rather fanciful tales especially at this time of year. So starting early,  here is a short story that is a  continuation of the winter adventures… Continue reading

The Chronicles of Niamh

I am going to be taking a few days to deal with some family and other related things.  I’ve had to slow down the last while and take a breath!!  Back after the… Continue reading

One Four Challenge week 3

Week 3 of Robin Gosby’s One Four Challenge and feeling a bit limited with my subject  I attempted an “old masters” look!  I wanted it to look cracked and I layered it with… Continue reading

One Four Challenge

Robyn Gosby’s One Four Challenge – and a short story Memories of a button hook child (a very old fashioned tale from days gone by) The Accident There was no telling how long sweet Bonny Tuliptoes … Continue reading

Alice’s Twinkling Winter’s Tale

Twinkle Tales or Alice in Winterland  a short story for all the believers among us ( a Daily Post WordPress Prompt – Twinkle)   ” Oh  my!” thought Miss Alice Beamish, after having finished… Continue reading

Samhain, sorcery and the visual alchemist at work

Hallow’s Eve is coming ( scary ghost sounds)!!  I am still trying to catch up with home, work, and WordPress and  I don’t yet have any spooky images at the ready ( who… Continue reading


My wonderful friends, I may be a bit sporadic the next while on WordPress, as summer has caught me up with family, trips and a big journey coming up in August.  I also… Continue reading

A return to Wonderland ( another telling) Cat Stevens ( yusuf Islam) “Oh very young what will you leave us this time, you’re only dancing on this earth for a short time.”              Walking in the woods with Alice… Continue reading

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