What a hauntingly beautiful piece x (Image by Lance Shields) Solitude By Ella Wheeler Wilcox Laugh, and the world laughs with you;     Weep, and you weep alone; For the sad old earth must borrow its mirth,     But has trouble enough of its own.…

The power of letting go

Read my another of my blog posts on the art of letting go!

A beautiful awakening

Reading and listening to these stories awakened something inside me too. It unlocked a well of my own stories that I didn’t seem to have access to before.

To Dad with love

…as uncertain as I may feel now about life and the future, the 5 year old me was confident and steering towards a road filled with writing and sharing stories.

Powerful advice for living

“And however difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at. It matters that you don’t just give up” – Stephen Hawking, April 2015

Why I Write

“I write because I can’t do normal work like other people. I write because I want to read books like the ones I write.I write because I can only partake in real life by changing it. I write because I love the smell of paper,…

Words to live by

“Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone…

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to all of you. May the peace, joy and love of this season surround you and bless your hearts. Love Alisha x

Guest Post – The road to my fantasy novel

Guest Post – The road to my fantasy novel

Thanks to Jason for featuring The Return of the Key on today’s Harsh Reality guest blog.