Category Archives: Thoughts

“Sirens Of Santorini” Part 3 of The Odyssey

Tweet   As the rocky black and red volcanic islands rise from the shimmering Aegean sea I feel like all my senses have been roused from slumber like sleeping dogs stirred by the scent of sustenance. I have arrived home, … Continue reading

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The Odyssey~ part 2~ The Journey

Tweet Hope the voyage is a long one. May there be many a summer morning when, with what pleasure, what joy, you come into harbors seen for the first time … ~ C P Cavafy           … Continue reading

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The Odyssey begins

Tweet             13 October 2013 ~ On the road to Athens via Doha- The first leg   my journey has begun I take to the air to spread my wings to sail the seas and … Continue reading

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Life is…

Tweet         Life is a song, sing it. Life is a mystery, unfold it. Life is an adventure, discover it. Life is a game, play it. Life is a dance, perform it. Life is a battle, fight … Continue reading

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2012 Blog Of The Year Award

Tweet I am deeply honoured my Muse sister and fellow writer of Mythology based fiction Thalia’s Musings, Amethyst Marie  has nominated me for this award.   Here are the rules of acceptance as per Amethyst Marie’s nomination post: 1. Display the award … Continue reading

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Long distance lamentations

Tweet He’s no longer with us. Waves of nostalgia crash over me leaving me reeling, staggering through the memories, hoping to grasp something to hold onto.   Today my Uncle Stavros died. My surrogate father in Greece. The man who … Continue reading

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Five Things I’m Grateful For

Tweet My beautiful friend, wonderful writer, literacy ambassador and all round amazing person Anita Heiss asked me to answer this question on her blog last month. I felt honoured and extremely grateful and decided to share with you all here … Continue reading

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Androniki & Melpomene’s VASILOPITA recipe

Tweet Yesterday I made this special New Year’s Eve cake with my mother and my daughter for the first time together at our family beach house. It was a lovely traditional ritual for three generations of women in our family … Continue reading

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SIRENS OF SANTORINI

Tweet Thank you to Dimitri Sarantis, author of ‘Deep blue eyes on the Greek Isles’ a suspenseful romance which will take your breath away, for inviting me to share my answers to the following questions on this blog tour.   … Continue reading

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Sunshine Blog Award ~ 8 Questions by @charitygirlblog Meg

Tweet Thank you to Meg McNulty, a multitalented writer, photographer and fellow Myth lover for tagging me to answer 8 questions about myself.         What is your favourite Christmas/festive movie? I’m an absolute tragic romantic and was … Continue reading

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