New year new you? Rubbish!

100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups

  What makes the first of January such a special day that invokes such passion to make changes in our lives? Why do we believe ‘new year new you’? Arbitrary measure Yes, it is the beginning of a new year but that is only an arbitrary measurement decided by a Roman that it should be at that point in the […]

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Christmas Day? Pah! -100 WCGU – Week#178

100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups

In-between time We are at that in-between time of the Christmas festivities. You know that time when you are probably full, fed up with the decorations and don’t want to face another sprout or egg nog. However there is still another festivity to go through so you can’t really pack it all away and get the house ship shape. The […]

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Laughter Day #3

100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups

Theme for Day #3 is Laughter and goodness me we did chuckle on our staff do! Everyone goes on a staff do don’t they? It usually involves meeting up after work in your best bib and tucker to have a meal and a few drinks. I’ve seen some cracking blog posts about work dos that have produced some red faces […]

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100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups – Week#177

100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups

Life is funny isn’t it? Here at 100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups we potter along, doing the prompt each week and sharing the talents of our authors. Over at the children’s version 100 Word Challenge there has been much angst and worry for this blogger. As you may know, it was the children’s version that started all this linking, writing, […]

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100WCGU – Week#176

100 Word Challenge

Life has been rather up and down recently with the ups been fairly OK but not especially high, but the lows being at ground level. So the prompt for this week’s 100WCGU is going to tug at the emotions. One of my experiences concerned great feelings of being let down. Not only did I feel betrayed  but I felt foolish […]

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100WCGU – Week#175

100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups

Meet the author This week we say hello to Lisa Hall I’m ‘that’ girl, you know, the one who always has her nose in a book. Friends and colleagues ask me for book recommendations and I’m all too keen to give my opinion! I spend far too much time chatting on social media and always make sure that I tweet […]

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100WCGU #174

Etol Bagnum

With November well on it’s way, we are seeing many celebrations – bonfire night, Remembrance / Veterans Day, Diwali and soon Thanksgiving. Picking up this theme the prompt for this week’s 100WCGU  is a photo of a bush in my garden. For me it signifies the blazing light and colour of the season. Do with it what you will! The […]

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