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Monday Creative Writing Exercise because it’s a good way to start the week: photograph writing prompt

  They’re coming! The words rippled through the group like a chemical high. They’re coming!  Only Emma wondered what that really meant…. Over to you….. Photo credit:  

August 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Quotes for writers (and people who like quotes) on HOUSEWORK because that’s the mood I’m in

Instead of the usual Sunday quote from a famous writer I thought it wouldn’t hurt to be reminded of the activities that can sometimes get in the way of creativity. … Continue reading

August 4, 2013 · 2 Comments

Do you know who first used the word boredom and when?

No, it wasn’t a teenager. It was a 40 year old Portsmouth man in the year King’s Cross station opened. I’ll stop teasing…the first recorded use of the word boredom … Continue reading

August 3, 2013 · 2 Comments

Self-Publishing Advice for Writers — Safari Friday searching the web for writers and readers

BOOK DESIGNER is a blog offering practical advice to independent authors who want to self-publish. It is written by Joel Friedlander who must have print ink in his veins. His … Continue reading

August 2, 2013 · 1 Comment

Not so much a writing competition more of a very long job application

This is a writing competition with a unique prize – The Jim Henson company are searching for an author for a new novel set in the world of The Dark … Continue reading

August 1, 2013 · 5 Comments