Tag Archives: Short story

National Flash Fiction Day

Today is National Flash Fiction day in the UK. I must admit that I had never heard of Flash Fiction until last year. When my writing group were talking about publishing a book of our stories someone suggested we include Flash … Continue reading

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My First Proper Rejection!

It arrived. The email I had waited for since submitting my short story Adventures before Christmas. The word REJECTION wasn’t in the title of the email. It hadn’t been typed in the body of the email. It wasn’t even included in … Continue reading

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Time to set the 2012 goals

Happy New Year! I thought I would use my first post of 2012 to set myself some goals. 1. I want to write more. I have a novel to finish, a script to tweak and several short stories that are … Continue reading

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Last weekend my writing group had a get together. Well, actually only two of us were able to attend, but the soon to be published Mr Craig Hallam and I met up to talk about all things writing. We’re planning … Continue reading

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To NaNoWriMo or not to NaNoWriMo

I thought about taking part in NaNoWriMo this year. I’ve contemplated taking part in the last four competitions but always found a reason not to enter. The last couple of years I’ve been studying, so the thought of juggling 50,000 … Continue reading

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