Tipping the Velvet : Book Review

Mainstream Novels I Use as One Handed Reads Tipping the Velvet – Sarah Waters   I remember there was a lot of hype around the BBC TV mini series – mainly because the heroine of the book is a lesbian and it featured several love scenes.  How ‘buttoned up’ the British TV audience was in

Song for Whoever (Beautiful South)

This week the prompt for #WickedWednesday is to use a song title as the  prompt and the title of your post. I am frequently inspired by songs.  Sometimes lyrics get me thinking of a plot or a character’s mindset, on other occasions it is the title of the song which works like a prompt. This

Fortune Teller

This week the prompt for #FridayFlash is ‘Fortune Teller’.    Someone very close to me IRL is actually tells fortunes. For a halloween party long-ago, I tried my hand at reading tarot cards. It’s an absolutely fascinating craft which I admit that I slightly believe in. Whether you do or don’t, immerse yourself in my