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My #1 Movie of 2014 is:

A movie that should be heralded as a triumph. A film that has a certain tempo to it, that allows the plot to slow down and speed up so naturally, it’s practically effortless in its pacing. 168 more words

Poetic Republic Shortlist

I was really pleased to be shortlisted for the Poetic Republic’s first ever short story prize. This competition was peer judged so at every round participants were reading a selection of amazing short stories and giving their comments. 30 more words

From Small Beginnings (Part 1)

Issue 11 of The Mechanics’ Institute Review is launched next Thursday, and I’m proud to be one of the included authors – and of the anthology’s commitment not just to new writing but to new writers, some of whom are being published for the first time. 373 more words


Loyal Roy

My latest short story, “Loyal Roy”, is available to read on The Writer’s Hub.

“A moving short story told from the perspective of a Loyal Royal Wartime Typewriter.”

Writing Update Jan 2014

“Every secret of a writer’s soul, every experience of  life, every quality of  mind, is written large in works.”
—Virginia Woolf

So I’m currently in the throes of writing a new feature script temporarily titled “FSM.” (translation: Female Seeking Male.) You will notice I’ve added it to the “in development” section of the page above and there is a short logline there.

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“Since you’ve obviously found someone you like, tell me how the other dates went.” Shiloh pleaded a little as Alan had yet to share anything with her. 106 more words

Alan Dannell

Featured as One of PassionistaHub's Seven Stylish Sistahs

I was featured alongside TATIANA DURAOArtiste, Actress, TV Personality from Angola, FLAVIANA MATATA – Supermodel based in NY, MELANIE JONES – PR Consultant based in London, … 41 more words