Sunshine Blogger Award

Brothers’ Campfire nominated me for my second Sunshine Blogger Award! I am very honoured. Thank you Brothers’ Campfire! It means a lot coming from such a popular and imaginative creative writer who puts so much into their writing and site!  Thank the blogger(s) who nominated you and link back to their blog. • Answer 11…

Submissions- We Need You!

The Finest Example needs your help! We need POETRY We need FICTION of all lengths! We need ART And we need Non Fiction articles about anything else! If you have a piece that you’d like to submit, we’re happy to receive it. The new email address for submissions is :

Submissions- Hands Up Who's In!

I am toying with an idea. It’s not the most original idea in the world, but I want to create and curate an online site. I want to fill it with great works and make sure that the original writer gets the credit for it. It’s going to be called ‘The Finest Example‘ and I’d…

A Big Thank You

Just to round the year up nicely, I just hit 10,000 views. I only started using this blog properly again since the summer, so I am very pleased with these numbers! Thank you to everyone who has popped by this year! As you can see from the stats, I’ve had the blog for a few…

Goodbye 2019

2019 should not even be here yet, let alone be going already. It barely feels like two minutes ago we were worried about Millennium bugs and following Prince’s party instructions. But it’s been twenty years.  So, 2020 is here next week. A new space-age decade of flying cars and AI mind control to live in….

The Albums Etched In To My Soul

There are albums that I know better than my own mind. That’s probably not that bold a statement, because anyone who knows me well could probably tell you more about my mind than me… I am sure we all have these amazing collections of music which we know word-for-word and beat-for-beat. We know every rise…

I’m A Celebrity, Get Me…

F#ck I’m A Celebrity Get Me Outta Here
F#ck Strictly Come Dancing
F#ck X Factor
F#ck the UK General Election***

Writing Prompt #10

I am a funk addict. Let me tell you about my dealer…

This is not a confession