Grace Wynne-Jones Blog

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Have Yourselves A Merry Little Christmas

I drew this wee drawing in cartoon drawing evening classes last year and coloured it in, somewhat quickly, the other day. Love drawing, though I’m clearly no expert at it! ‘Let yourselves be silently...

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Summery sunflower

Want to make a toasted cheese and tomato sandwich for lunch…might also have a posh M&S chocolate and stem ginger biscuit…but wanted to ‘post’ this photo first. Thanks to Philip Casey for doing something...

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Howdy!

We’ve been having some lovely summery weather in Ireland lately…great for pleasant seaside strolls. My little patio garden looks quite tropical in places! Very glad that I bought some wee tomato plants at a...

FREE EBOOK ON ITUNES! 0

FREE EBOOK ON ITUNES!

My novel ‘Wise Follies’ is FREE on Itunes for the whole month of August. It’s about the search for Mr Wonderful, and much more… Free ebook click here At some point want to post...

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SUMMER SHORT STORIES

My short story ‘Dancing Naked On The Lawn’ has been included in a collection of stories called ‘Holiday Fling’. I want to add the link to Amazon… Wonder if I click on the ‘link’...

FAB BARGAIN EBOOK…ONLY 37 PENCE! 0

FAB BARGAIN EBOOK…ONLY 37 PENCE!

Looked up Amazon and saw that my novel ‘Ready Or Not?’ is a real Kindle bargain at the moment…only 0.37 pence! Love finding bargains myself (wow do I relish a good jumble sale) so...

‘Wise Follies’, Slug Relocation and Infatuations 0

‘Wise Follies’, Slug Relocation and Infatuations

MANY THANKS to readers who have kindly posted reviews of my books…so appreciated! Bought some dahlia bulbs the other day in Lidl…must plant them sometime soon. Love those perky flowers! Really enjoyed the documentary...

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Bonjour!

Bus trip yesterday was greatly enhanced by my decision to draw people quickly. Went to a cartooning class last year and must practice drawing. Did drawing somewhat furtively in small notebook…don’t think ‘models’ noticed....

Some Helpful Words About Christmas by Elizabeth Lesser 0

Some Helpful Words About Christmas by Elizabeth Lesser

Elizabeth Lesser is co-founder and senior advisor of the Omega Institute and the author of ‘Broken Open: How Difficult Times Can Help Us Grow’ and ‘The Seeker’s Guide’. She’s been interviewed on Oprah and...

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THE WRITING PROCESS…SOME TIPS

Here is a bit of light reading about writing. The ‘tips’ could be longer and there could be more of them…but it isn’t that kind of blog. The tips are more like little nudges;...

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Singing

A very nice plumber did some work in my wee house yesterday and it turned out that he was an excellent singer! After chat about pipes and valves and the rather eccentric plumbing arrangements...

‘Before Midnight’, Hair and Wimbledon 0

‘Before Midnight’, Hair and Wimbledon

  Re-read David Lodge’s novel ‘Therapy‘ recently…it’s so funny and poignant and honest and humane. I enjoyed ‘Therapy‘ so much I’ve decided to re-read his campus novel ‘Changing Places‘. It’s such a hoot  and,...