Monthly Archives: October 2014

The Art of Giving Feedback

It’s half term this week (*and breathe….*), so, with no class to teach and things ‘quiet’ in other areas of work, I’m having a bit of ‘me time’. (Please note pile of books to be read, some from last week’s … Continue reading

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‘500 Followers’ Writing Competition!

As promised and to celebrate reaching 500 followers on this blog, I’m running another of my little writing competitions, which is free to enter and open to everyone. I have used this handy ‘random word generator’ to come up with … Continue reading

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Things I Do When I Should Be Writing

The Stress is starting to creep back in (aaaagh!) and since I came back from holiday (errm, a few weeks ago now), I haven’t been in the writing zone AT ALL. So, in an attempt to work out what I … Continue reading

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Tips On Writing For ‘Take A Break Fiction Feast’ (TABFF)

Lots of you out there wanted to win the year’s subscription to Take A Break Fiction Feast. In fact, I had 55 names to write on the list, so thank you for entering and for the lovely comments and congratulations … Continue reading

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Fab ‘Fiction Feast’ News – And A Giveaway!

Last time I wrote, I was feeling a little glum, as you may remember. Well, I’ve perked up because the latest (November’s) issue of Take A Break Fiction Feast has three (yes, three!) of my stories in it. This is … Continue reading

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