My entry for the TCWG May short story competition on the theme of ‘Surprise’:
How sad to see the slow decline of myTelegraph. The pages over which I roamed, meeting friends whom I will hold dear for the rest of my… Read more “Death of a website”
The December theme for the Telegraph Creative Writing Group was ‘Spirits’, either of the ethereal or of the distilled variety. My entry ‘Silver Ghost’ was, however, inspired… Read more “TCWG December Short Story Competition entry: ‘Silver Ghost’ #amwriting”
The Telegraph Creative Writing Group September theme was ‘Hype’ and ‘Hinky-Dinky, Parlay-Voo’ is a short story about the conflict between the hype of war and the reality… Read more “TCWG September Short Story: ‘Hinky-Dinky, Parlay-Voo’ #amwriting”
This month the theme for the Telegraph Creative Writers’ Group competition is ‘Food.’ My May story, ‘Meat’ is about a serial killer on a hog farm.
The theme for our January competition was ‘Something Old’, preferably a short story written some time ago and never used. ‘Arrivals’ is a 600 word shortish piece… Read more “Telegraph Creative Writers Group January short story”
Especially for oneself, when finding Christmas too much of a headache. Take a look at my Books 2014 page!
The Telegraph Creative Writing Group October Competition sets a theme of ‘Life Change’. I’ve had a story about Voltaire knocking around in my computer for a while,… Read more “October story: ‘The Best of All Possible Worlds’”
I’m using the newly launched website, Write-Track, to set and track writing goals. I haven’t encountered anything quite like it before and I’m uncertain how it’s going… Read more “Write-Track and the October Short Story”
‘Something Old…’ A short story on this month’s theme of ‘Weddings’.