Smorgasbord Blog Magazine – Blogger Weekly July 15th 2022 – #Writing Mae Clair, #Kindness John Howell, #Funnies The Story Reading Ape, #Nostalgia Darlene Foster, #Tafftrail Judith Barrow

A small selection of posts I have enjoyed this week and I hope you will head over to enjoy in full.. thanks Sally

Mae Clair writing for Story Empire, takes us through her writing implements from pen and paper to top of the range computer programmes.. I can certainly relate and it is a wonderful measure of how far we have come in the last 50 years.

bio box for author, Mae Clair

Head over to enjoy the nostalgic look at how we used to write our books and stories on Story Empire with Mae Clair: Writing Then and Now

John Howell shares another one of his good news stories and this week an airline that goes the extra mile with one of their captains offering an act of random kindness to a little girl.

Captain Josh – courtesy of Laura Larmon

Head over to discover just what this kind hearted airline captain did: Tgif Friday Good News and a Tooth Fairy

As always Chris, The Story Reading Ape shares great funnies on a Monday and he has some very astute family members including Maxine on the joys of July, heat and picnics.

Head over to absorb and enjoy Maxine’s words of wisdom: The Story Reading Ape’s Monday Funnies

Darlene Foster shares some amazing pre 1950 photographs of her family and friends. So wonderful that today’s technology allows us to scan and preserve the memories for future generations.

Image Darlene Foster

Head over to enjoy this trip back to the mid 20th century and Darlene’s wonderful photographic memories: Memories in Photos

Judith Barrow and her granddaughter and lovely dog Benji.. takes us on a guided tour of Taff Trail in Radyr. A wonderful walk in nature but also some fascinating historical elements to enjoy. Plus a very special heart stone…

Image Judith Barrow

Head over to enjoy the walk and the photographs of this special place:  Walking the Taff Trail with Judith Barrow


Thanks for dropping in today and I hope you will head over to enjoy these posts in full.. thanks Sally.l


34 thoughts on “Smorgasbord Blog Magazine – Blogger Weekly July 15th 2022 – #Writing Mae Clair, #Kindness John Howell, #Funnies The Story Reading Ape, #Nostalgia Darlene Foster, #Tafftrail Judith Barrow

  1. Thank you so much for including my post, Sally, alongside these other brilliant features I loved Darlene’s photos and always enjoy Chris’ funnies. And we always need John’s good news stories – do us the power of good.x

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  2. Another great collection, Sally! I’d read Mae’s wonderful look back to the early typewriters i also had to use, and i loved her birthday wish getting one of these typwriters as a gift. No comment on Chris’ jokes. Lol All your other recommendations i have missed and will now head over to them. xx Michael

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