Monthly Archives: September 2016

What The ?$*@? Swearing in Writing

I went with my mum to see the new Bridget Jones film last week. On the train, on the way to meet her in Birmingham, I got a text “I am in the OCEAN”. She meant, of course, that she … Continue reading

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Writing Retreat Up For Grabs!

Lovely Author Jojo Moyes, who I wrote about here last year is offering her cottage in Suffolk for a week to a writer to “kick-start or even finish” their work. This is the post she’s put on Facebook: Are you … Continue reading

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The People’s Friend Workshop in Bristol – 7th Sept 2016

I was going to start this post by saying ‘Sorry I’ve been away for longer than normal but I’ve been busy…’ but I listened to an interesting piece on Radio 4 today about how ‘being busy’ has become a badge … Continue reading

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