TCL is Going Abroad, again!

See you later, alligators! This is just a quick post to let you all know that I'm leaving today for a trip abroad. Where will I be? In the UK - mostly London. What will I be doing there? I've already bought tickets to see two musicals, and two plays. I also plan to visit … Continue reading TCL is Going Abroad, again!

#SomethingDifferentSunday – The Chocolate Lady Returns to Instagram!

YES, I'm back! As some of you know, my old Instagram account was hacked... With the help of friends and family, I got the spam posts deleted from my old account (@davidachazan1957). However, because the hacker got into that account and changed the recovery email to their own, I can't get into it to change … Continue reading #SomethingDifferentSunday – The Chocolate Lady Returns to Instagram!

TCL’s Tell Me Something Tuesday #TMST #1 & #LetsDiscuss2022 #12 – August 16, 2022.

TMST is a weekly meme with optional participation hosted by Jen Twimom @ That's What I'm Talking About. There isn't a check in and she doesn't have a linky (although you'll find one at the bottom of this post for #LetsDiscuss2022, that also has a giveaway raffle). She does encourage you to leave a link … Continue reading TCL’s Tell Me Something Tuesday #TMST #1 & #LetsDiscuss2022 #12 – August 16, 2022.

#SomethingDifferentSunday – The Chocolate Lady was in Ireland!

I'm back! As I mentioned in my going away post, I joined with the Ireland Writers Tours for a week long conference of tutorials and writing workshops, from the amazing Eliza Knight and Heather Webb, led by Fiona Claire (who also participated in the writing sessions as well as led us in some interesting meditation … Continue reading #SomethingDifferentSunday – The Chocolate Lady was in Ireland!

TCL is Going Abroad!

See you later, alligators! This is just a quick post to let you all know that I'm leaving today for a trip abroad. Where will I be? In Ireland to participate in the Ireland Writer Tours Writers' Conference & Retreat. After a short weekend in Dublin, I'll be spending July 10-17 at a week-long writers … Continue reading TCL is Going Abroad!

The Classics Club Spin #ccspin #30 pick for TCL!

Our lucky winning number for the 30th Classics Club Spin is... According to my announcement post, this means I will be reading... Demian by Hermann Hess. According to Goodreads... "In 'Demian', Hermann Hesse dramatizes the dilemma of the marked man, the outcast, the quasi-criminal hero who rejects society and strives to find a higher meaning … Continue reading The Classics Club Spin #ccspin #30 pick for TCL!

TCL joins the #20booksofsummer22 Reading Challenge!

Sign Up to Join this year's 20 Books of Summer Reading Challenge Here! About the 20 Books of Summer Reading Challenge The 20 Books of Summer is an annual reading challenge which is the brainchild of Cathy @ 746 Books! This year she says "I am kicking off on Tuesday 1 June and finishing on … Continue reading TCL joins the #20booksofsummer22 Reading Challenge!

The Classics Club Spin #ccspin #29 pick for TCL!

Our lucky winning number for the 29th Classics Club Spin is... That means I will be reading... Giovanni's Room by James Baldwin. According to Goodreads... "When David meets the sensual Giovanni in a bohemian bar, he is swept into a passionate love affair. But his girlfriend's return to Paris destroys everything. Unable to admit to … Continue reading The Classics Club Spin #ccspin #29 pick for TCL!

TCL joins the Historical Fiction Reading Challenge (again) for 2022!

Sign Up to Join the 2022 Historical Fiction Reading Challenge Here! About the 2022 Historical Fiction Reading Challenge: Again in 2022 this Reading Challenge will be hosted by Marg at The Intrepid Reader. Marg actually hosted the challenge before passing the baton to Amy at Passages to the Past, and last year she passed it … Continue reading TCL joins the Historical Fiction Reading Challenge (again) for 2022!

The Classics Club Spin #ccspin #28 pick for TCL!

Our lucky winning number for the 28th Classics Club Spin is... That means I will be reading... The Lady in the Lake by Raymond Chandler. According to Goodreads... this is the 4th in Chandler's Philip Marlow series where... "A couple of missing wives—one a rich man's and one a poor man's—become the objects of Marlowe's … Continue reading The Classics Club Spin #ccspin #28 pick for TCL!