Very short stories #15

A Happy New Year to everyone! I don't make resolutions (I'm more of the philosophy that if something's worth doing, just do it), but I hope to post here at least once a month. However, I'm not organised to keep a particular schedule. What does 2020 hold for my writing? I'm awaiting a response to … Continue reading Very short stories #15

Very short stories #14

It's pantomime season again. Ohhh, yes it is! A few days ago, we went to The Nativity Panto performed by Charles Court Opera. I'm not going to write a review, other than to say it was excellent fun with superb singing. If you have the chance, book yourself tickets—the panto runs until 11 January. Be … Continue reading Very short stories #14

Hack and stories

Those of you who know me will be aware I tend to get distracted by trivial issues (meticulous and details-orientated, that's me). True to form, I have an ongoing irritation about buying black binbags: they're not the right size, or they tear, or they're awkward to tie... Of course, the obvious solution is to try … Continue reading Hack and stories

Very short stories #13

This month's writing has been predominantly work-related: putting together a book proposal, plus drafting, submitting and revising a selection of academic manuscripts (and learning how to use colons properly). Fiction-wise, I'm working on a new steampunk project which is heavier on the gadgetry than the A Quiet Rebellion stories, but without the paranormal powers. There's … Continue reading Very short stories #13