Monthly Archives: October 2016

Happy Halloween! Flash Fiction: The Ghostly Jacket of Discovery

  Happy Halloween everyone!!! I’ve written a Halloween themed piece of flash fiction for Esther Newton’s flash fiction competition. Here is the link if you’d like to find out more. Esther Newton Blog: Last Call for Flash Fiction Entries. But … Continue reading

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The Spam Monster

This is for all of you have come under the threat of the spam monster. It has been quite a problem recently for several bloggers, our well intentioned comments not appearing on blogs…. So I wrote this little poem with … Continue reading

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Never Better: a Halloween Story

Originally posted on Nicholas C. Rossis:
Following this blog’s tradition, this is this year’s Halloween story. Enjoy! Never Better African Mask Print by S.J. Fleck (fineartamerica.com) “Hey, Pat.” The sun in my eyes blinds me as I squint to see…

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How to Describe Eyes in a Story – 7 Tips | Now Novel

Originally posted on Colleen Chesebro ~ Fairy Whisperer:
? Learn how to describe eyes in a story and avoid clichéd description. Read tips for using eyes to convey emotion and strong description examples. Click the link below to read how to…

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Why I May Have Ended Up In Your Spam Folder

Originally posted on Hugh's Views & News:
I’ve been taken hostage by the WordPress spam monster and, since Wednesday, all the comments I’ve been leaving on other blog posts seem to have gone straight into the spam folder. Please…

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Rigby and Peller Fashion Show – Addenbrooke’s Breast Cancer Appeal

  I am so thrilled to be part of the team of lingerie stylists at Rigby and Peller, Cambridge. This is a totally new venture for me. I’ve never worked in lingerie before, in fact in my previous retail job … Continue reading

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Independent motion – can you help?

Originally posted on Sue Vincent's Daily Echo:
What would you give to make a dream come true if you woke to find yourself living a nightmare? What would you feel if you could never again walk on a beach?…

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My Kyrosmagica Review of Soulless by Gail Carriger

Goodreads Synopsis: Alexia Tarabotti is laboring under a great many social tribulations. First, she has no soul. Second, she’s a spinster whose father is both Italian and dead. Third, she was rudely attacked by a vampire, breaking all standards of … Continue reading

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Beta Readers, It’s About the Book – Not You

Originally posted on A Writer's Path:
? by Ashleigh Giannoccaro For me over the last five (now six) books my beta team has proved to be one the most valuable resources. Sometimes we need that unbiased opinion to separate us…

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#HorrorOctober 2016: Week 1 Round-up — Lipsyy Lost & Found

It’s been a busy first week of bloody blogging so here’s a handy summary in case you missed anything. Wouldn’t want that would we!? (Titles link to the posts) Horror October Week 1 (1st – 7th) Welcome to Horror October … Continue reading

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