Judy Martin

359 Flips | 14 Magazines | 2 Likes | 56 Following | 68 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.

49 Days In 1988: Week 22 – Green-Eyed Monster

Click here to read the first week of this feature, and follow the links at the end of each post.<p><b>London – July 4th, 1988</b><p><i>In a few days time, I’ll be</i> …

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 …

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 …

All About Nahargarh Fort Sunrise Experience

Would you like to know more about the most popular sunrise point in Jaipur - Nahargarh Fort? Sharing my experience of watching a sunrise at Nahargarh …

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

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 …

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 …

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 #IWSG

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> …

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><b>Details are</b> …

#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 …

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

<b>Radha Madhav Temple is the biggest temple in Kanak Ghati, Jaipur</b>. I have already written a post on <b>Natwar Ji Temple,</b> the other temple in Kanak …

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

Table of Contents<p>Mid-way, between Milas and Muğla in Turkey lies Stratonikeia, a well-preserved ancient site from the Carian times. Stratonikeia was …

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 …

Time I

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

<b>Author Notes:</b> A dream to create a breakfast sandwich for a crowd made entirely on a sheet pan (or three) led to this sandwich. Inspiration from: Justin Chapple's bacon weave, Ali Slagle's Sheet Pan Eggs, and focaccia from Bread Toast Crumbs.<p>Real talk: This is a bit of an undertaking, but I think it …

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

Lunch at Sopwell House – An Expedition to St Albans

The post Lunch at Sopwell House – An Expedition to St Albans appeared first on London Unattached - London Lifestyle, Food and Travel.A Day in the …

RC2017: The Princess Bride

The Princess Bride is filled with action, romance, murder, adventure, fantasy, and of course, William Goldman’s humor, and I’m glad I finally took it …