Juliet Nubel was born in Glasgow but now live in France. She began revealing her writing to the public just a year ago, as she explains below. She is one of the 20 authors who have contributed to the anthology “The Box Under The Bed”. Her story is heart-breakingly tragic rather than “scary” in the usually accepted sense. It occupies just two pages at the end of which you find yourself asking “what would I have done in that situation?” A situation, by the way, faced by many people every day. Source: What a difference a year makes… Continue reading What a difference a year makes…
Did I happen to mention that I’ve the honour of being included in an anthology due out on Kindle 1st October and available now in paperback? Well it seems someone with a long pedigree in horror/paranormal/sci-fi wants a review copy. I’m not getting too excited until I see what she has to say about it. Source: Check this out. Holy Crap! Continue reading Check this out. Holy Crap!
Alison Maruska is a best selling Indie author and I am proud to have one of my stories included alongside hers and those of other great writers. Source: Coming Soon! A Scary Anthology Continue reading Coming Soon! A Scary Anthology
I don’t think it’s possible to over-state the value of writing group membership for any aspiring writer. There is nothing more likely to improve your confidence in your ability than positive feedback from your peers. The group I belong to meets weekly. Not everyone is able to attend every week but there is a core of members who turn up regularly. Members set each other exercises and read from their work-in-progress. Sometimes an exercise might be set to be completed on the night; this would be most likely to happen when there is a dearth of new work to be … Continue reading Writing Groups and Writing Prompts