Niamh Clune

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The Wolf Blood Moon

We all know there is something marvellous and mysterious about the great bright orb that illuminates the night sky.  

I remember as a child gazing up at the moon, never believing adults who said it was made of cheese. I couldn’t bear the thought of it being eaten. I did, however, wonder if there was a girl in the moon. What sort of house did she live in? Was she lonely? How did she get there? What did she do all day? What did she look like? Was she ever coming home? Would she fall out of the sky? 

January 21, 2019 · 2 Comments

FREE Download: Barry Brown and the Dual Veil

For three days only you can download this magical new wizard adventure for FREE. Get it HERE if you live in the USA. Get it HERE if you live in the UK. If you … Continue reading

January 16, 2019 · 2 Comments

Make Your Dreams Come True Day

I simply couldn’t resist the fact that today is: Make Your Dreams Come True Day! What a great day to celebrate. Of course, having dreams is also about imagination. Imagining can … Continue reading

January 13, 2018 · 4 Comments

Show And Tell At Work Day

Today is Show And Tell at Work Day, so I thought I would celebrate Show and Tell in literature. Actually, in literature, the mantra is, ‘show, don’t tell’. So, what … Continue reading

January 8, 2018 · 4 Comments

Words Have A Habit of Misbehaving

When I was a little girl (a very, very long time ago), I used to love learning new, really big words like ‘discombobulate’ or pusillanimous or disconcerted. As I grew, my … Continue reading

December 6, 2017 · 4 Comments

Asking Nicely!

    May I be bold? May I be brash? I’m not asking you for cash. All I ask is a little click, A little like, a little tick. I … Continue reading

August 22, 2017 · 4 Comments

Orange Petals In A Storm is FREE today and tomorrow!

For all those who must change their lives ~ Dream. Imagine. The universe is in your soul. And when it rises into consciousness, It will change you forever. (Niamh Clune) … Continue reading

September 4, 2014 · 4 Comments

Story Corner With Dr. NanaPlum: Opening Lines

Great opening lines should hook the reader, drawing them immediately into the story. These days, our language tends to be less grammatically correct, but perhaps less cumbersome. Personally, I love … Continue reading

July 8, 2014 · 13 Comments

The Wednesday Poetry Corner with Victoria Slotto

I am very happy to introduce another new wonderful poet and writer to the plum tree. Victoria Slotto also writes for the Bardo Group. One of those fine minds, she … Continue reading

February 5, 2014 · 6 Comments

The Wednesday Poetry Corner With Aprilia Zank

This is an unusual Wednesday Corner, as I am choosing to post a poem by a wonderfully talented friend of mine who writes about a subject close to many of our hearts. Aprilia … Continue reading

January 29, 2014 · 25 Comments

Insights With Dr. Niamh Clune: A Little Bird Told Me!

A Little Bird Told me… A while ago ago, I found a baby robin that had fallen from its nest. It hadn’t yet grown all its feathers, so was far … Continue reading

January 28, 2014 · 14 Comments

Insights With Dr. Niamh Clune ~ To Feed A Parching Heart!

Me and my soul have become friends, and neither is capable now of betraying the other. So then, must I not take care of the words I use that bear … Continue reading

January 21, 2014 · 4 Comments