Monthly Archives: April, 2013

Giving Something Back 14


Hello this week in “Giving Something Back” we have posts that discuss various subjects. We take a look at appreciation, poverty, success and art. After you have finished these we have our usual shout out for Blogger for Peace 2013. I hope you enjoy the choices I have made this week and come back and …

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Giving Something Back 13


Hello, it nice to be back giving a shout out for all those wonderful artists out there. This week we have art, poetry, a real life journal and a post about the late Margaret Thatcher. We also have our regular shout out for Bloggers For Peace 2013 and the related articles are also great reading. …

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Giving Something Back 12


So here we are again, at the regular Saturday post that shouts out for all those great bloggers out there. I can’t believe that I have been doing this for three months now. If you feel like doing something similar on your own blog, please do so. Give something back to our writing community, I …

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Athena Brady’s April Book Reviews


Hello everyone and welcome to Aprils book reviews. This month I have three very different books for you. I can’t believe it was November last year, that I started these reviews. This will be my seventh and I have made some wonderful friends along the way. Read more …  http://wp.me/s2zG6L-781 Hi everyone before you click …

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The Homes of Great Writers


Originally posted on 101 Books:
We all have a little bit of voyeur in us, right? That’s why reality shows, celebrity magazines, and tours of celeb homes are so popular. I’ll admit that famous houses intrigue me. I mean, I’m not going to buy a house just because so and so lived in it, but I…

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Thoughts of Ghana


  I am no great expert on Ghana, so I apologize to those of you that are but I did once spend a month traveling around there. I found the Ghanese people to be peace loving and happy with just a few precious possessions. Things that you or I, would definably argue are basic needs, …

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What does it mean to be broken?


This post is for all those people out there, who have come across broken people. How do you deal with it, do you snigger behind their backs or make jokes at their expense? Do you try to understand to help and understand them, only to give up exasperated? Have you tried everything you could possibly …

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Athena Brady’s March 2013 Book Reviews


Firstly, I apologize that this month’s reviews are late. Due to being ill, I got behind on my reading. This month I have a wide range of books for you. The first one will keep you on the edge of your seats until the last minute. The second is not for people who are offended …

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