Writing Competitions – December 2018 – Writing and Publishing My Book

Tweet Why enter writing competitions? It’s one thing to write, and another entirely different proposition getting others to actually read what you have written. Here is a list of writing competitions, awards, fairs, festivals and other book markets with deadlines in December 2018. Find one or more that fits with your style and submit your work! …


Inverary and St Conan’s Kirk, Scotland

Friends from several countries flew in for my belated birthday celebration.  In addition to being one of my dearest friends, Tom and I work on several projects together so he flew in early from the States before being joined by his wife, daughter and son-in-law a few days later. I decided to show Tom what … The post Inverary and St Conan’s Kirk, Scotland appeared first on Luxurious Nomad.


Best Birthday Ever! (post 1 of 3)

The last weekend in September friends from all over the world to belatedly celebrate my birthday… with many of them staying here on the loch… …and it seemed a shame to have so many amazing people with amazing talents, intellects, and knowledge to be in the one place and not to share those gifts with … The post Best Birthday Ever! (post 1 of 3) appeared first on Luxurious Nomad.


Best Birthday Ever! (post 3 of 3)

…continued… …and we even had a real-life pipe major give us instruction on the bagpipes… …and two rainbows on the way home… …to have such wonderful friends…  I am so very, very blessed… “There is nothing I wouldn’t do for those who are really my friends. I have no notion of loving people by halves; … The post Best Birthday Ever! (post 3 of 3) appeared first on Luxurious Nomad.


Welcome to Scotland, the Dog Suicide Bridge, and Duck Bay – Luxurious Nomad

I stayed in a hotel in Glasgow for a few days taking care of some errands, getting Prince serviced etc, before heading up to my lovely piece of Heaven on Loch Long … and on the way, called in to Overtoun House, home of the fabled Dog Suicide Bridge.