Tag Archives: Linda Lewis

End of an Era

There are some years – perhaps you’ve noticed this too – when lots of things in your life change. This summer my parents moved house, after over 40 years in the same place, I’ve left my day-job and this week, … 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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NAWG – Short Story Comp + Festival

I’ve promised to help plug NAWG’s first ever short story competition, which is being judged by my fellow short story writer and blogger, Linda Lewis. NAWG (sounds like you’ve got sinus problems when you say it!), is the National Association … Continue reading

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