Sunday, August 18, 2013

Last Sunday Roundup in France

Have managed to draft most of Book 2.
Gone back to book 1 and tweaking it, trying to cut out some bits that when you read it sound like fillers, and add some more action - description - more interesting words! I read somewhere about QueryCon at the end of the month, so thought I'd try and fix it before then.

This week we have been to Monflanquin, a small bastide that once a year 
turns its whole commune into how it was in medieval times, 1300's, when it was first built, 
which was fab. Joshua also deserves a medal for pushing the wheelchair around 
- as you can image being a bastide it was built on the top of a hill!

James had his 18th birthday and we all went for a meal, Jeff chose frogs legs - bleurgh, why would you?
Everyone except Ella and me went canoeing on the Dordogne 
and then visited this little village called Domme. 
Canoeing would have been a pretty stoopid thing for either of us to do 
and the village was even more steep than Monflanquin, 
so I bet Joshua was pleased I didn't go with them LOL
And Saturday night Ashton joined in her first weener roast!


  1. It looks like a beautiful area. I had to use google maps to find where in France this is.

  2. Looks like fun! Except for the frog legs. I'm with you on that. Ewwww.

  3. Looks wonderful Suzanne, pleased you had a good time.

    Thanks for the kind comment, much appreciated.


  4. Fun fun. I hope to go to France sometime in the next... five years?

    I think I could try frog legs... I had escargot once, and while it didn't taste bad, the idea killed me XD


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