Making the most of the spoonfuls of health- Talitha Kalago author of LifeSphere

It is a great honour to welcome Talitha Kalago as a guest blogger to Writing Sagas.   Here’s her take on making the most of your health, and the sacrifices she makes to embrace a writing life. I am chronically ill. So chronically ill, that on a bad week I can’t cook for myself, cleanContinue reading “Making the most of the spoonfuls of health- Talitha Kalago author of LifeSphere”

Writing Visually: Writing Sagas 14

  This morning I began working on words to go with some of my collage art and the picture that accompanies this post was inspired by some time spent with one of my friends at the beach with her sons.   I find this way of working is a good way to keep my creativityContinue reading “Writing Visually: Writing Sagas 14”

A Sunset Break: Writing Sagas 13

This week has been so busy that blogging has had to take a back seat.  I’m trying to FINISH things.   Ever had that problem of being a great starter but a slack finisher.  I realise I have really fallen into that danger and it’s time to climb out of it! I did a creativeContinue reading “A Sunset Break: Writing Sagas 13”

Preparing the Way, Foundations to Creativity:Saturday Writing Sagas 11

Today’s inspiration for writing comes from my artist friend Sally Moroney.  She makes amazing art, baskets, paintings, necklaces – and is a wealth of knowledge in so many things to do with making and exhibiting art. My daughter and I went to visit her today to find out about an upcoming youth exhibition. She showedContinue reading “Preparing the Way, Foundations to Creativity:Saturday Writing Sagas 11”

Letting the Genie out of the Bottle: Saturday Writing Sagas 10

So finally I’m commencing a novel.  I want it to be like letting a genie out of a magic bottle. However, I don’t want to resort to a misuse of magic in all my plot turns; there is still a need for good set ups and lead in and I would like some originality. ThisContinue reading “Letting the Genie out of the Bottle: Saturday Writing Sagas 10”