Author Archives: Veronica Nowell Author

About Veronica Nowell Author

Veronica Nowell has published four books since 2008. 'a farthing cone', 'a fourpenny wafer' and 'six chocolate coated ice creams'. These have now been produced as a trilogy under the name 'ice creams'. the fourth book is titled 'rainbow icecream'.

‘Much Ado About Nothing’ Blog 6-2019

“Do you remember the little dog that used to go crazy every time we passed this fence?” Doug asked the other morning. Did I remember? I could hardly forget! Doug started to laugh and I pictured this little Maltese cross … Continue reading

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‘It’s Morning Time.’ Blog 5-2019

My mother used to say flippantly when we were moaning or whinging “Oh! It’s being so cheerful that keeps me going.” We children wanted her to commiserate but she, tongue-in-cheek, wanted us to lift our game. I had to pull … Continue reading

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‘He’s got this!’ Blog 4 – 2019

I would like you to think that I had it all together. That I had ‘got this.’ That I was calmly sitting in the sweltering plane, chatting, trusting that everything would be fine. Most of all relying on the God … Continue reading

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Best Friends Forever! Blog 3-2019

“What does BFF stand for again?” I questioned Yvette the other day. She looked up from what she was doing and replied, “Best Friends Forever.” I knew it was about friends but not exactly what. That is a no brainer, … Continue reading

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Born on a Tabletop Blog 2-2019

“Born on a table top in Joes Café….” I, not very musically, sang the Parodied version of the Davey Crocket ballad. For those too young to know, the actual words are ‘Born on a mountain top in Tennessee.’ The song … Continue reading

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‘Riding Shotgun!’ Blog No 1 – 2019

“I’ll be riding shotgun…” “Oh! No! Not you too.” Yvette said as I stopped myself mid sentence. On Christmas night, (25th December) we watched the Royal Variety Performance on ABC TV and heard George Ezra singing his Shotgun song for … Continue reading

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A taste for beans! Blog 28 – 2018

“I’ll never forget the wonderful flavour of my first spoonful of baked beans!” I grinned. Doug had yet again saved the day last week with his classic baked beans together with two poached eggs on top, (served in a bowl … Continue reading

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‘Christmas 1978’ blog 27 – 2018

Some time back I asked Anita, my daughter if she had any Christmas memories about which I could blog. “I’ll think about it.” She promised, as she hung up the phone. “If I do I’ll let you know.” Within seconds … Continue reading

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‘That Word!’ Blog 26-2018

“Look Doug, there it is again, that word, I can’t believe it, how many times is that?” We were sitting in the reception area of the boy’s school when I saw it. The word ‘Perseverance’ was written in bold letters, … Continue reading

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‘Gifting!’ Blog 25 – 2018

“I wonder where I was when I heard that General Monash was said to have had input into the career of General Chauvel back in the day?” I asked Doug the other morning. “I have been searching for documentation so … Continue reading

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