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Sheila’s New Pet Project – Poetry!

July 12, 2012

Here are a few links to my new-found love – poetry.  If you’d have told me a year ago I’d be promoting POETRY on my website, I’d have said “Get out of here!” But it’s so much fun to write a poem in a coffe-break – and better than twiddling my thumbs on the bus […]

Red Hot Boots

January 13, 2012

My 1000 word flash fiction story is published at EVERY DAY FICTION.  Here’s the link: Red Hot Boots http://www.everydayfiction.com/red-hot-boots-by-sheila-newton/comment-page-1/#comment-38343 And please do comment.  There’s a comment section at the end of this dark, devilish story.  I hope you enjoy it.

Rockin’ with the Boneshakers: Rip-Roarin’ Rockin’ Blues at the Red Lion

August 17, 2011

I blog for North East Blues Band, the BONESHAKERS.  You can read my latest review of their gig at THE RED LION, NORTON, TEESIDE, if you click on the link below. Rockin’ with the Boneshakers: Rip-Roarin’ Rockin’ Blues at the Red Lion.

April 27, 2011

  Everything you need to know about me and my writing is here, on my homepage.    Feel free to browse as you like…  ENJOY MY BLOG, DEAR READERS! MY 2010 JOURNEY In April last year, I started writing creatively, just for fun.  That was when I made the shift from being a retired nurse and teacher, to becoming […]

From Sorta Small – to Wonderwall

April 27, 2011

The Splendours of the Waterfall   Read my article about waterfalls – large and small – that I’ve visited around the world. Read about fairies, pixies, elves and gnomes too! They’re MAGIC – and so are WATERFALLS.    From Sorta Small to Wonderwall is at the link below: http://authspot.com/poetry/from-sorta-small-to-wonderwall/

Goosey Goosey Gander

April 26, 2011

If you click on the link below: on: http://scienceray.com/biology/goosey-goosey-gander/ You can read my article about the goose – habitat, behaviour, sayings, nursery rhymes and links to goose videos. If you like geese, this one’s especially for you!

The Ballerina and The Belly Dancer | Authspot

April 3, 2011

  on: http://authspot.com/poetry/the-ballerina-and-the-belly-dancer/ A sestina about a prima ballerina … who wants to be a belly-dancer.  A  SESTINA POEM OF COLOUR, MOVEMENT AND DREAMS  

Waltzing with the Word

March 31, 2011

‘Waltzing with the Word’ was published on March 24th on the online blog, ‘Flash Fiction Chronicles’ HEARTFELT THANKS TO MY WRITING BUDDIES AT THE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON WRITING GROUP, MEA HOUSE, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE.  Their input and participation in this ‘random words’ session, introduced to us by our leader, Kathleen Kenny, has been integral to the success of my ‘about […]

Gatecrashers’ Smash Hit!

March 29, 2011

Read a rave review of the Gatecrashers’ gig at the Brandling Villa, South Gosforth in the North East of England. Click on the link below: http://musicouch.com/musicouching/gatecrashers-smash-hit/

Setting the Scene for Sestina

March 29, 2011

Click on the link below, learn how to write a sestina – then teach the kids. It’s easy! http://bookstove.com/poetry/setting-the-scene-for-sestina/