Tag Archives: Writer’s Group

The End Of A Good Thing

Image: Terry Bailey The writing group I used to go to, and was involved in the running of right at the embryonic stage a few years ago, has turned from a great concept with a great core of people into … Continue reading

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Homey Boy

Image: Homeys.co.uk I’ve ordered some new slippers. I came across some fabulous foot offerings called Homeys and was swept away, not only with the comfort they look like they have (like walking on shag pile) but also their designs—take a … Continue reading

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Frustration

Image: Martin Kingsley Frustration was the word of the day; frustration with how everything changed slightly and yet had such a big impact on my plans. To start with, I missed the bus by 30 seconds because I left my … Continue reading

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Got To Keep Focussed

Image: Star Dust I couldn’t sleep last night, and today I paid the price; heavy eyes and a grumpiness not seen since someone stole Stig of the Dump’s toilet seat. I wish that life could be simpler sometimes, but despite … Continue reading

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Rent-a-Tent Man

This supposed “wind down” before holiday season isn’t working out as planned; I’m as exhausted as ever and feel like all I want to do is close my eyes for a month. On the bus to the day job this … Continue reading

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Crystallising The Flaws

Want to know all about the Scottish authors nominated in this years Galaxy British Book Awards? My latest weekly article is now up at The Dog Blog. Please check it out. I started a new phase of my career within … Continue reading

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A First For Our Writers’ Group

Only 3 days left before my winter book deal ends!! Click on the banner above for all the info and to buy. My latest weekly article is now up at The Dog Blog. Please check it out if you are … Continue reading

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