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Two Short Story Collections - Tania Hershman

Jersey Festival of Words begins this Wednesday – hurrah! I’ll be flying out on Thursday and coverage of events will start on here on Friday, although I’m sure I’ll be doing some tweeting before then. 864 more words


South Sea Tales by Robert Louis Stevenson

An Oxford University Press volume which contains the works in Stevenson’s volume, Island Nights Entertainment and a few others, being:

1. The Bottle Imp (1891) 4,126 more words


Be Careful What You Wish

I write cautionary tales. Some of my stories seem like horror stories, and they are. Some are prophetic science fictional looks at the near future or the re-imagined past. 174 more words

Bunny Conversations

I reached down deep into her burrow, taking hold of the bunny by her neck and I pull her out into the sunshine. “Shush, little bunny,” I said, as I cuddled her into my lap. 132 more words

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Writing Links in the 3s and 5...9/26/16

Writing Links in the 3s and 5…9/26/16

Traci Kenworth




  1. http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/tih-111-jessica-mchugh-on-creative-writing-working-as-a-stripper-and-bizarro/ What advantages are there with working with small press?
  2. http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/5-must-read-horror-articles-19-september-2016/ Why The Blair Witch Project scared Stephen King.
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I once asked my Mother to give me a theme for my next short story. She suggested
‘a fish swimming in the sea-with chips!’
She always said I had a quirky mind-Now you know where I get it from!  
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Death Wish

Well, he had done it. He had committed murder and gotten clean away with it. It wasn’t actually murder. He had killed a person but not a body. 1,528 more words