The issue of distraction when logging on to the internet is something we all battle; it is a particular bane for writers! Author Annika King shares an abundance of ideas on how to… Continue reading
Cleaning an oil palette is a ghastly business, nothing short of using disposable palettes prevents this messy chore… there is a cheap & easy solution!
FIVE KEY ELEMENTS TO BECOMING A SUCCESSFUL WRITER A few words of writing wisdom from the Telling Tales Temptress herself, Adult Authoress Anika King! For a writer there is no such thing as a bad… Continue reading
I figure if the old masters can paint by candlelight, I can work under two sixty watt bulbs…surely…??
Fresh writing needs fresh thought flow. Without a healthy body you cannot maintain any semblance of healthy thought flow. This applies to everyone, not just writers. If your body is disintegrating, so too,… Continue reading
What is Blurb!? Blurb is an online publishing resource available to those looking to self publish. Be it your memoirs, adult fiction, a children’s book, a photographic holiday journal, wedding album or the family cookbook,… Continue reading
The avocado is a fruit, not a vegetable. It contains all manner of goodness and like all good things it also has a few not so good qualities one ought to be aware… Continue reading
TEZI REVIEW: ZOMBIE STRIPPERS! Feeling somewhat zombie-like today… One could attribute this to the sudden heat swing we are having or perhaps to the fact that I curled up in bed at 5am this… Continue reading
‘Twas a day of oddities today… A different driver to the norm, an alternate inspector to the norm and the artist role-playing as model! Today was one of those days where no matter what opportunities may have… Continue reading
If there is one thing one can label as good about Twitter, it is the immediacy of it, along with the ability to make your views known instantly to those whom you feel… Continue reading
We all have something to say about something! Whether you’ve a query or comment about one of our features, you need to vent your spleen or just want to have a say, about absolutely… Continue reading
BACK TO BASICS HOW TO CREATE A NEW USER ACCOUNT Creating additional user accounts for yourself on your own computer can be useful for separating, work, play and various computer ‘tasks’. Click START >> Select… Continue reading
BACK TO BASICS Yes, yes it’s basic, but there a newcomers to the cyberworld every single day ~ remember that! HOW TO CHANGE YOUR DESKTOP BACKGROUND Click START >> Select CONTROL PANEL >> … Continue reading
Genetically Modified Food – Why? I recently bought a cucumber. It was an ordinary, everyday green cucumber. It sat in the fridge happily for three days. My fridge struggled in the midsummer heat… Continue reading
HOW TO TYPE ODD CHARACTERS & SYMBOLS Oh the eternal frustration of never being able to type the right symbol in another language, or indeed all the odd symbols, such as copyright, pounds,… Continue reading
It is Christmas in the year 2010. The Southern Hemisphere soaks up the rays whilst the Northern Hemisphere moves “half way out of the darkness“, as The good Doctor would say. Midnight passes… Continue reading
A Little Breakfast Divination to start the day…! A little scary, isn’t it? Fried eggs – a little breakfast divination… and why not… most do it with tea-leaves, however the application is precisely… Continue reading
It seems not to matter how organized one thinks one is, one is never organised enough and evidently my kitten thinks so too! It is that time of year again, when, having developed a headache… Continue reading
The Wooden Bowl… I cannot give author credit as I know not who first penned this tale, but I place it here for the purpose for which it was written; to be remembered.
My First Dragon… For fellow artistic compatriot Tigzy Rice has turned her creative sites to sketching dragons… They are such a wonderful creative release to paint! Start with the spirit and paint the… Continue reading
QUOTE: “Art is freedom of speech without the need for conversation.” Quote (c.)Tahala 2010. Published on & by twitter. http://twitter.com/tahala
“‘Tis the voice of the people which will silence a government who will not listen…” (c.)tahala 2010
It’s been a morning of toast, Tolstoy, escapee fly leafs, chaotic cats & dead fly necklaces. ‘Pooh-bear’ lies haphazardly askew, abandoned face down on the bedroom floor and my little puss has gone suspiciously… Continue reading
Have had a day of external household maintainance today after last night’s maelstrom! (Oh I love that word!) If one believes in the spirits who walk, last night they walked something wild! My… Continue reading
White Canvas Syndrome! It is a malady we artists all suffer on occassion and when it strikes it surely puts one at a complete and disheartening loss… solution?
I have selected “RUSSIA BOOTS”, painting #4 from the Tendrils~Sex & Cigarettes series as my entry into the next round of Saatchi – Online showdown.
No matter what the system in place, there is always a counter to it, particularly when it comes to computing. Personally I am constantly frustrated and hampered by automated messages popping up on my… Continue reading