Author Archives: margieswrite

About margieswrite

I am a published freelance writer, of children's stories, a memoir, travel articles, birding articles, and articles of general interest to magazines and newspapers, with an interest in photography. In addition I am able to edit and undertake writing commissions for businesses and schools who wish to promote themselves.

DAYS OF RAIN AND FIRE

We here in the Western Cape have been rendered helpless and hopeless. We have had a week from hell. We had a bad storm, but not the mother and daughter or father and son of all storms. In my over … Continue reading

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WHAT ABOUT THE WEATHER

We have been warned that there is a storm to beat all storms headed our way and to batten down the hatches, lock up everything that moves or floats or is in any way not fixed to something solid. According … Continue reading

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NEW TECH BEATS ME

I am really feeling the effects of my advanced age these days. I had thought I was up with technology, but as a writer who now wants to set up a profile to interact with my readers I find I … Continue reading

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NEW BOOKS

I am back! Unlike the Terminator, I am here to stay. Two new books launched this week, “The Lies They Lived” and “Eyes of Evil”. Check them out, they are both on Amazon and Kindle. I feel quite positive about … Continue reading

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WHAT’S IN A BLOG

I have been neglecting my writing of late. I got cold feet after a long writing session. This is what happened. Last November I participated in Nanowrimo once again. I thought I had a wonderful story. I was quite upbeat … Continue reading

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LAUNCH OF MY NOVEL ‘ HANNA’S HOME’

Hanna’s Home InformationI am so pleased to be able to announce the launch of my novel “Hanna’s Home” this week on both Amazon and Kindle. Last year in November I joined NaNoWriMo’s exercise to write a novel in a month. … Continue reading

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At a ripe old age I have suddenly discovered that my mother lied to me. Now, not that she was a bad mother. On the contrary, she was extremely loving, kind, self-sacrificing, caring and good as I have said before. … Continue reading

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