Category Archives: Reading

Space. The Final Obsession …

If you’ve been here a while then you know I have an obsession a fascination with space. Whether it be the Mars One project, which my wife would probably still like me to try to gatecrash or the current fascination amongst the … Continue reading

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Writing Magazines

Do you or don’t you? Over here in UK’land there are a couple of magazines aimed specifically at writers. I subscribe to Writers’ Forum and have been known to buy the other one imaginatively called Writing Magazine. (Give the marketing … Continue reading

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The A to Z Challenge and what is a Blog Blitz?

I took part in the 2013 A to Z Challenge and whilst I’m NOT participating this time around I thought I’d remind you of this blogging extravaganza in case you were interested. I thoroughly enjoyed last year’s competition, but I know … Continue reading

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Encouragement

They say that writing is a solitary craft. Most of the time you’re working on your own unless you count the characters in your head. I’m not sure I want to go down the road of counting them as “helping” … Continue reading

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Recommended Book: Odd Hours by Dean Koontz

Format: Kindle Edition File Size: 648 KB Print Length: 416 pages Publisher: HarperCollins (4 Sep 2008) Language: English Sold by: Amazon UK, Amazon US Official Dean Koontz website Overview Odd Thomas lives always between two worlds. He can see the lingering dead and knows that even in the … Continue reading

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