“Reunion Day” & Positive Feedback!

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Our collaborative novel, “Burning Old School Ties“, has been on sale now for a few months and yesterday we celebrated the “reunion day” that took place on 31 August. Happily, the weather on Saturday evening was pretty much as we wrote it, over six months earlier, which is rather impressive when you consider the erratic nature of British summer weather.… Continue reading “Reunion Day” & Positive Feedback!

Let’s start 2019 as we mean to go on

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When I started this blog in 2016 I had all sorts of good intentions about writing every day, building a portfolio of amazing stories, even publishing something. Then the reality of putting my life together became rather more pressing. Surprise, surprise, that is still a work in progress.  But huge strides have been made, I have built a nest, found a… Continue reading Let’s start 2019 as we mean to go on

NEW BOOK: “Gobstoppers, Shrimps and Sour Monkeys”

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We’re delighted to announce that our new 2018 anthology of short stories and poems is available to buy from Amazon and at our stand at Newark Book Festival 2018 this weekend. The Title “Gobstoppers, Shrimps and Sour Monkeys” plays on the fact that these are small and tasty treats: some will leave you unable to speak, some are tiny and… Continue reading NEW BOOK: “Gobstoppers, Shrimps and Sour Monkeys”

Poetry Competition Results: Interview with Leanne Moden

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Leanne Moden is a poet, performer, writer, workshop leader, compère and event organiser, currently living in Nottingham, and we asked her to judge our Poetry Competition. Thankfully, she said yes and also agreed to a little interview with Nick (our Chair) about her background, her tastes in poetry and her thoughts on the competition and winners. ? Tell us a bit… Continue reading Poetry Competition Results: Interview with Leanne Moden

Flash Fiction Competition 2018

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? We are pleased to announce the launch of our annual Flash Fiction competition on the theme of ‘JOURNEY’. This year you’ve got a massive 200 words to play with, but remember: this is a limit, not a target! If you can nail the perfect ‘Journey’ micro story or vignette in 50 words, perhaps that’s all you need. The competition… Continue reading Flash Fiction Competition 2018

Poetry Competition 2018

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We are pleased to announce the launch of our annual poetry competition on the theme of ‘FLIGHT’. The competition is open to all-comers with cash prizes for the top three, plus an extra prize for the top local poet. We’re delighted to have Leanne Moden as our judge and she will be announcing the winners at Knights Court in Newark… Continue reading Poetry Competition 2018