Author Archives: deborahcfoulkes

Job Title Author

I’ve been writing for nearly six years now and I’ve always had issues calling myself and Author or Writer. What right do I have to call myself that. I’ve not been traditionally published so that means I’m just playing at … Continue reading

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My Writers Shelfie

This morning I got a message that I’d been tagged by the wonderful author Derek Birks to show my Writer Shelfie. So, due to a mass decoration and switch around, I admit I had to tidy said shelf in order … Continue reading

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Music Makes the Words Flow.

I know there are many writers who need to a calm atmosphere and utter silence in order to fall into the world they are creating. For me it’s different, I am very happy to write with a lot of activity … Continue reading

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The Demons Behind A Smile

The news of Robin Williams suicide has prompted many to speak out and think about the effect depression has on every day people. It is a silent killer and many people hide it well and go on with their lives … Continue reading

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God and I

Today I had a lengthy discussion with someone about my relationship with God or lack of it. When I was a child, I believed blindly in God, Heaven and the devil. It was an unquestionable belief. However, that belief was … Continue reading

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Achieving Another Goal

On Sunday 27th July at midday aprox I crossed the finish line and marked off another achievement. In previous post I talked about training for a 5k run. Well on that Sunday, I did it. The week running up to … Continue reading

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It’s all Greek to Me

I am currently still trying to adjust to the barely warm climate of good old Britain after spending the week in the island of Santorini. The sunshine, the sea, the sand and the relaxed atmosphere, it was hard not to … Continue reading

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Character Blog Hop

Hello everyone and welcome to my Character Blog Hop which I was lucky to be invited to take part in by the lovely Elaine S Moxon. She is  historical writer and creator of the ‘Wolf Spear Sagas’ set in Saxon England. … Continue reading

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Weight Loss, Grief and the 5K

If any of you follow me on Twitter or on Facebook then you’ll know that around September time last year I decided that I would do the 5K Race for Life. Now I’d done some of it, but given up … Continue reading

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Jekyll and Hyde Mind

One of the greatest gifts I’ve been blessed with is having a vivid and overactive imagination. Ever since childhood, I would be able to easily summon up characters and stories with great ease and live out plots effectively all in … Continue reading

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