Posts tagged with "writing"

writing · 03. May 2020
I was delighted to find Issue 8 of New Orbit Magazine in the mailbox today. It contains my short story 'Rare Breed'.
writing · 02. January 2020
My latest story, Dear Santa, can be read at Antipodean SF now. A dyslexic child accidentally summons the devil:
conventions · 08. June 2019
There comes a time when even the most introverted writer must emerge into the light of day to commune with their fellows.
general · 08. June 2019
I've been MIA for a while, I know. I'm doing a degree in Creative Writing in my spare time in order to improve my writing, but the unintended side-effect of that is that whenever I have essay deadlines I find myself unable to work on my personal writing. Also winter is actually following the calendar this year - temperatures have taken a nosedive, and I'm well into hibernation mode. No snow yet - that photo there is from 2011, but it wouldn't surprise me if we get some this year. Anyway, I'm...
writing · 01. February 2019
Storymart, a subscription service for short stories that lets the reader decide what sort of tales they want to read, will be launching later this year. Writers get paid each time someone reads their story. My first ghost story, My Left Leg, will be published there. The site's founder, Kirsten Alexander, is still looking for submissions. The Winding Narrative has an interesting interview with her.
writing · 31. January 2019
Here's a list of possible markets for your speculative fiction short stories:
books · 30. January 2019
Support indie publishers!
writing · 09. January 2019
A tool to boost your writing productivity.