Tag Archives: Friendship

My Tribute to James Thompson: A Fine Noir Writer I Admire, A Mentor and Friend I Shall Miss

I have never met Jim in person. Yet I know him, and he knew me. Jim and I first ‘met’ on GoodReads in a group called Scandinavian and Nordic Crime Fiction, around this time in 2011. Since then, we have … Continue reading

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Another Year of an #IndieAuthor’s Life: #Reading, #Writing & #Friendships

Yes, it’s that time of the year again – TIME to reflect on the year 2013, its ups and downs, good and bad, achievements and failings, and more importantly look forward to a New Year. It’s not just getting older … Continue reading

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#Happiness is …

A moment. A series of moments. A gentle touch of a hand; a loving hug; a wee kiss. The sound of the sea, waves crushing against the pebbles on the shore. A picture of a place long ago; an image … Continue reading

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Guangzhou, a City of Flowers and Fabulous Food 花城广州

Have you ever visited this wonderful Chinese city in the south, known as the ‘Flower City’? Don’t worry if you have not, or your knowledge about China is limited to Beijing and Shanghai. By the end of this post, you … Continue reading

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