Monthly Archives: October 2010

Today’s Border Mail Column

Fancy Hand Washes Just Can’t Compete with Humble Soap  There’s an expression that cleanliness is next to Godliness, but if the increasing rate of the release of substances to cleanse, whiten and disinfect is any indication, Heaven is going … Continue reading

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A Cautionary Tale for Summer

In September 2009 I was invited by the then Managing Editor of Black Dog Books, Karen Tayleur, to submit a piece of prose or poetry for the anthology, Short and Scary,  which was published in April this year to raise funds for … Continue reading

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Welcome to Robyne with an ‘e’

Why Robyne with an ‘e’? The ‘e’ on the end of my name has had an incredible impact on my life. Whenever I’m asked how I spell my name – Robyn or Robin – I reply, Robyne with an ‘e’, which engenders … Continue reading

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