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To all those concerned,

The diary entries dating from 14th June to  20th August 2026 have yet to be located.

My team and I have spent three weeks thoroughly combing through all files recovered from… 192 more words


Writer's Block & How to Get Past It

Possibly the most frustrating part of the writing process (coming in just above an empty fridge and no fresh pyjamas), is writer’s block; something that plagues many writers in their literary ventures. 645 more words


Short Story!

Weeeew, so after submitting my short story to a few places, an awesome online magazine/site has given the big Y-E-S!

Once it’s published (probably not until early next year), I’ll post the link so all the nice people can buy it (plz, fund my caffeine and alcohol consumption!) 27 more words

Creative Writing

There's more to the story....

By  Cynthia Coate Ray

Last week Liz Cratty gave us the recipe for a story: an interesting setting, an interesting conflict, and an interesting protagonist. Of course, being in possession of an excellent recipe doesn’t necessarily make us excellent cooks. 251 more words


The Light-Craving Stories of George Saunders

What is it that I love about the wildly weird, dark and dorky stories of George Saunders?

Ever since reading his collection “The Tenth of December,” I’ve been trying to figure this out. 2,387 more words


City Centre Community School 2015 Creative Writing Course

I’m looking forward to January 2015, when a new round of courses will open at the City Centre Community School.

I will be offering my services again, teaching another Creative Writing Course: Writing the Short Story. 69 more words

Random Thoughts

Writing Blockage and a house big enough to move in

Well it’s week two of nanowrimo and I’ve hit a writing block that won’t budge.

Sadly, it hit with the short story i’m writing for a completely different project too.. 455 more words