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500-word comp Round 1 - July 2017 - winners announced

I’m delighted to announce the top three stories from July’s entries are:

  • Zapped
  • Wrongful Retribution
  • Knickerbocker Holiday

These three stories will now go through to the final judging which takes place when the final (eleventh) round closes on 31st May. 251 more words


Author Desk Wednesdays 16.8.17 51 sleepless nights by Tobias Wade

There are three types of horrors, one that Alfred Hitchcock dealt with when he filmed psycho, another Bram Stoker when he wrote Dracula and the third is of course Lovecraftian horror I will say. 722 more words


On Critique

Week: 5 (recommended) (pre-discussion)
Text: On Photography
Author: Susan Sontag
Publisher: Rosetta Books
Other Notes: Chapter: Melancholy Objects

Sontag seems to have this belief that surrealism is something completely different from what it is. 1,044 more words


Graphic Design: A Concise Critique (Part 2)

Week: 4 (recommended) (pre-discussion)
Text: Graphic Design: A Concise History
Author: Richard Hollis
Publisher: Thames & Hudson World of Art
Other Notes: Chapter: Switzerland and Neue Graphik… 346 more words

50 Word Fight

A mean person; not mentioning any names Lisa, told me to write some 50 word stories for a competition and then forgot to send me the link.   73 more words


Scribbling an Intro to an Intro (Scribblers on Celluloid)

Listen…I swear I’m not regurgitating every blog post I’ve ever perpetrated. Just the ones I liked. And I must say I like the “Scribblers on Celluloid” posts a lot. 1,474 more words