Category Archives: Newspapers

Must TRY harder!

Scotland are playing Wales in the rugby and as I write this there is what can only be described as ‘language’ coming from the room next to me! Apparently, (and I paraphrase!), Scotland are having a little difficulty in scoring … Continue reading

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Short And Sweet

Apparently, short stories are ‘back in fashion’, which is good news for those of us who write, or who want to write them! And to celebrate the fact, The Daily Telegraph has just launched its new ‘Short Story Club’, lead … Continue reading

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Boo Hoo Hoo!

I’ve just been making myself blub. Ridiculous! Especially when I tell you what I’ve been crying about. I’ve been talking to my classes about the importance of ‘writing from the heart’ and to get them writing with real emotion and … Continue reading

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