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Competition Results + ‘Words For The Wounded’

Right, I’ve kept you all in suspense for long enough: it’s time to reveal the winners of the ‘Seagull Flash Fiction/Poetry Competition’. I had 61 entries (a record!) and 20 of those were poems, which was really good to see. … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction Competition – The Results!

Today is ‘National Flash Fiction Day’ – and also the day on which I promised you the results of my ‘Random Word Flash Fiction Competition’ – and here they are! First of all thank you to everyone who entered. I … Continue reading

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‘Random Words’ Flash Fiction: A Competition

What is ‘Flash Fiction’? Well, it’s short and snappy fiction, for a start. Read more about it here. I promised you I’d run a little Flash Fiction competition and as I’m a fan of ‘random word’ exercises, I’ve picked 4 … Continue reading

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Thinking Outside The (Packaging) Box

I’ve started to pack. If not exactly ‘in earnest’ then, with a reasonable amount of gusto. I’m surrounded by flat-pack boxes and I’ve just taken a big bag of stuff down to the charity shop (and got myself a copy … Continue reading

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Moving In With David Beckham….

Ooh, ooh – we have just exchanged contracts on our house, which means it’s all legally binding, so THERE’S NO GOING BACK! Does that sound like I’m having second thoughts? Well – a little – having discovered THAT (on the … Continue reading

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Polar Bear Alert!

Have you got snow? I went to the hairdresser’s today and all they could talk about was the snow that was definitely on its way. It was going to snow BIG TIME! At RUSH HOUR! A whole 5 to 10 … Continue reading

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