My short story ‘Pretty Words’ lurks within this excellent anthology from Earlyworks Press.
and ‘Anno Canis’ wags its tail inside this – another lovely anthology from Earlyworks. You have no idea the trouble I went to, checking the latin: two simple words? Ha! There are cases to be considered. They must agree. Are we speaking in the (big breath) nominative, accusative (oi – you!), genitive, dative or ablative??Continue reading “Trumpet blowing #2”
I rashly took my poems in hand and did a four minute open mic spot at a local performance poetry gig last Friday. People seemed to like the poems. I’m getting better at delivering them now I think (speak slower, project better, don’t treat the mic quite so much like a poisonous cobra …) I’m goingContinue reading “Poetry Kapow 10”
This is interesting. It’s especially interesting to me because the exercise Vanessa describes ended with my story winning the competition. This is a link to her blogsite. The relevant blog is dated 17 March. http://vanessagebbiesnews.blogspot.com/ Thanks, Vanessa!
My winning story (as above) in The New Writer’s 2009 competition will be available from a purchase point on this webpage for a fiver from mid-July-ish. http://www.thenewwriter.com/subscribe.htm