WINE, ANYONE?

FERMENTING RIFE IN CLAYOQUOT by Vanayssa Somers Ever visited the world-renowned tourist town of Tofino, B.C. on Canada’s west coast? Over a million tourists every year visit the tiny town, population 1,500 all winter long. From March to October, the world comes to Tofino, and the village hit the world stage big-time in 1993 when […]

LOVE THAT NEVER DIES

Who hasn’t stood under a starry sky at least once when they were young and wished upon a star for their soul mate? The search for the love that never dies is inherent in our genes, in the most primitive reaches of our mind and brain. Not to mention, our heart. In our energy field […]

WONDERFUL NEW ORACLE CARDS!

  CLICK HERE FOR THE PORTAL! Yesterday I received a set of Pennie McCracken’s oracle cards, something I was very much looking forward to. Pennie had done a reading for me using her cards, off of her website (click above there for a look at a fabulous website) and I had to order a set […]

CHRISTMAS AT SOLSTICE PUBLISHING…

A Winter Holiday Celebration   Solstice Publishing proudly presents these offerings from our extremely talented authors. Each has created an upbeat story celebrating holidays all around the world. And those authors themselves are an international group. Settle in and discover these fabulous tales about many holidays coming to all countries, all nationalities.   https://youtu.be/9Hzyad5sG24

DON’T YOU KNOW…THAT I’VE FALLEN IN LOVE WITH YOU…who can resist these words?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y8DYhhSDNRc Here’s one of my life’s favourite songs…forgot about this song for years and years. Last night as I was putting away the clean laundry, the words “Don’t You Know” flashed into my brain and I started to sing this wonderful song. My poor dog had to listen to it for about three hours before […]

FOOD, LOVE AND HEAVEN

My new short story, “Love, Food and Heaven”, by Vanayssa Somers, is out on Amazon! Where can true romantic love take us? For this mystery woman, lost in dreamy memories of her first romantic love affair, it took her to far, unimagined pavilions of self-development and self-love. Leaving her country home as a naïve young […]

THE ANGEL OF TINY PAWS AND MIGHTY PRAYERS

tHIS IS THE FINAL CHAPTER OF MY BIOGRAPHY, BLESS THE STORM. To read other chapters of the book, go to: www. gentlenurse.wordpress.com where you will find the chapters among other blog posts as well. ________________________ I was out of the little blue house at last! I took the dog to a friend’s house for the […]

IS WRITING ADDICTIVE?

As my second novella, SACRED TRUST, moves toward the printer now, a frisson of anxiety is buzzing around my brain. I have planned to take a few weeks off from writing to practice a little oil painting, which I’ve totally neglected while dealing with my first two books since last September when PAGAN FLAMES was […]

LOST: ONE HEART, HARDLY USED AT ALL, IN GOOD CONDITION…

The advantage of falling out of love is that, given a little healing time, a new-found Love is always just around the corner. Hope springs eternal. This is what keeps Romance Authors in business. We never stop believing that the next one will be The One. At the grand age of 71, I have many […]