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Getting into writing - an interview with Wendy Nikel

Wendy Nikel is a speculative fiction author with a degree in elementary education, a fondness for road trips, and a terrible habit of forgetting where she’s left her cup of tea. 746 more words

Flash Fiction

My very own story artwork - by Jon Stubbington

I’ve ticked off another writing first this week. I’ve had some wonderful bespoke artwork created to accompany my flash fiction ‘His Chair’, which won first place in last month’s Zeroflash competition. 214 more words

Short Story

How I got into writing - by Jon Del Arroz

Jon Del Arroz is known as the leading Hispanic voice in Science Fiction, blogging about sci-fi, geek culture and free speech to more than 10,000 readers per week. 697 more words

Flash Fiction

Getting into writing - an interview with John Holland

I have been writing short stories and flash fiction for five years and submitting to competitions for four (ie since 2013). In that time I have had around 60 pieces published, and 30 pieces have won or been short listed (mainly the latter!) etc in competitions. 701 more words

Flash Fiction

"Heart Seasons" Has Been Selected as a Book Excellence Award Finalist!

Several months ago, I¬†submitted my novel “Heart Seasons: The Rainbow Revelation” to four different writing competitions and then just kind of forgot about it. 210 more words

Heart Seasons

Sweek Stars 2017


Sorry to disappoint some of you guys, but this time its not a poem that I’m publishing. Rather, its a collection of my haiku poems so far that I’ve bundled together and presented as an entry into the Sweek Stars 2017 writing competition. 56 more words


“Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.” – Sophocles

Sailing out:

Gaze upon the horizon,


Colours of affection, night and day.

Beauty – compassion,

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