Judy Martin

358 Added | 14 Magazines | 2 Likes | 56 Following | 64 Followers | @JudyEMartin | I love words… there is so much we can do with them; make them rhyme, inspire people with them, make others laugh or cry; communicate with people on so many levels…I enjoy reflecting on different situations I have found myself in, or have observed,  and writing about them. I also like writing about random silly things, or anything that I find amusing, wacky or downright ridiculous. I then love to share them so that I can bring some laughs to your day too. Humour is what gets me through the day, and I think we all need a little laughter in our lives.

Celebrities That Should Just Get Back Together

I’m a nostalgic person, ladies and gentlemen. This can be witnessed in my weekly music, film and news posts, which start from 1976 and will go …

Kylie Minogue

Great British Beef Week at the White Swan Chophouse

The White Swan – a London Chophouse<p>Did you know that next week is Great British Beef Week (GBBW). an annual event which takes place around St …

England

All About Nahargarh Fort Sunrise Experience

Life is all about experiences. But there are some exceptions too. In a hindsight, you would rather not experience certain things because it turns out …

Landscape Photography

Networking Ideas: How to Get People to Click Your Link at 6 Places Around the Web, Proven Tips

66 Shares<p>Monday.<p>The day famous as the day the Inspire Me Monday Linky Party goes live at Mostly Blogging.<p>A frustrated blogger wrote me the day of the …

Networking

What Happens After You Finish Your First Draft #AmWriting

So, you know my BIG news from this week, that WIP is finally a fully formed first draft!<p>What is a writer supposed to do once it is all done?<p>I’ve had …

Writing

Top 10 American Sitcoms

A while a ago I wrote a post on my top 10 British sitcoms, so it only seems fair that I do one on my favourite American sitcoms. I think it’s safe to …

Comedy

Why Good, Bad Feedback is Better Than Bad, Good Feedback #ISWG

I hear a lot from authors who fixate on ratings and reviews. The importance of these cannot be denied, but how many take negatives to heart?<p><b>Authors</b> …

Writing

Top Ten Tunes- 1995

Every Friday, I’m publishing my top ten songs from a single year and this week it’s the turn of <b>1995.</b><p>For previous top ten tunes, please click on the …

Top 10

If You Want To Be A Writer

<i>If you want to be a writer,</i> <i><br>you must do two things above all others:</i> <i><br>read a lot and write a lot. There’s no way around</i> <i><br>these two things that I’m aware</i> …

Creative Writing

Meet Guest Author Paul Andruss…

<b>About Paul Andruss</b><p><b>Since a facial paralysis problem some years ago, Paul has chosen to live in the shadows and is known only by an avatar.</b><p><i>Avatar (20th</i> …

#JusJoJan 2018. January 23rd Colour - Judy E Martin

I hope that you are enjoying my posts from Linda’s Just Jot it January as much as I am enjoying writing them.<p>Here is today’s prompt word.<p><b>Your prompt</b> …

Ironing: why bother?

Quite what is the point of ironing? I’ll help you out here: none.<p>Now, don’t get me wrong, I’m not some kind of useless domestic failure. I love …

Sewing

A Ronda View

<b>Our first day exploring in 2018.</b><p>It also just happened to be the first day of a new year. Of course, being in Spain, it was one with an absence of …

European Travel

#SillySaturday Shelma's New Man

I have teamed up again with the talented Sandra (or Daffy as I like to call her), from Wild Daffodil to bring you another bit of silliness this …

Daffodils

Where the blardy hell are you?

Here we are, in the region of <b>Hauts-de-France</b>. To break that down even further, we are staying in a small commune just out of Fruges, in the …

France

#JusJoJan 2018. January 15th Justice - Judy E Martin

I hope that you are enjoying my posts from Linda’s Just Jot it January as much as I am enjoying writing them.<p>Here is today’s prompt word.<p><b>Your prompt</b> …

Crime

#Sillysaturday Maggie and Shelma in Town - Judy E Martin

I have teamed up again with the talented Sandra (or Daffy as I like to call her), from Wild Daffodil to bring you another bit of silliness this …

High Heels

#JusJoJan 2018. January 11th Humiliate - Judy E Martin

I hope that you are enjoying my posts from Linda’s Just Jot it January as much as I am enjoying writing them.<p>Here is today’s prompt word.<p><b>Your prompt</b> …

#JusJoJan 2018. January 8th Pants - Judy E Martin

I hope that you are enjoying Linda’s Just Jot it January posts. We are starting week two now, but it is not too late for you to join in the fun if …

Clothing

#JusJotJan and #SoCS 2018. January 6th Economising - Judy E Martin

Day six of Linda’s Just Jot it January and the first Stream of Consciousness post of the year. It is a double bonus in my book, combining the …

Savemoney

Kanak Vrindavan, Jaipur Part II/ Radha Madhav Temple

In my earlier post, I wrote about the <b>history of Kanak Vrindavan</b> as well as one of its temple, <b>Natwar ji Temple</b>. This post focuses on the main temple …

Stratonikeia, Turkey: an inhabited ancient site. A unique experience!

Mid-way, between Milas and Muğla in Turkey lies Stratonikeia, a well-preserved ancient site from the Carian times. Stratonikeia was one of the most …

European Travel

Christmas Balls

I missed it last year and I was determined not to let it pass me by this time. I mean it looked amazing and bizarre at the same time. I was intrigued …

How to Survive the January Blues

After a few weeks of excitement, joy, celebrations and consuming my entire body weight in chocolatey goodness, its back to work for many of us. The …

Stranger Things

Sheet Pan Bacon and Egg Breakfast Sandwiches with Overnight Focaccia Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> A dream to create a breakfast sandwich for a crowd made entirely on a sheet pan …

Welcome to reality. And Tuesday

Tuesday January 2nd, 2018.<p>I know, it feels like a Monday. It’s not though, you missed Monday this week.<p>Hurrah.<p>Odds on Monday this week was the day …

Downing Street

In triplicate

Isn’t it amazing how much the spoken language is so subtlety different sometimes to what the written words technically mean?<p>Take this example;<p>Moan – …

Time I
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From My Bookshelf ⋆ There's Something About KM

Have you read all of the books you own? Are there some books on your shelves that you should have returned to the library yesterday? Do you collect …