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Edinburgh Trams Fiasco Continues

Image: Winkled Weasle Little bit tired yesterday after being out so late on a school night for the Darling event. No worries though, as I stopped in at the coffee shop on the way to the day job to write … Continue reading

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Time for a Pub Crawl

Image: The All Seeing One The day job has squeezed much of my time over the last couple of days but I’ve still managed to get through some good work. Savvy Workshop Comments on my first optional extra script came … Continue reading

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Meeting Bethany

Image: Laura Galbraith A fine day; an all round family day that lifted my spirits even higher than they’ve been growing these past couple of weeks. Bethany Yesterday I met the newest member of our family, my wee sister’s week … Continue reading

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Return of the Katzenjammer

Image: Traveller’s Diary Writing Workshop Struggled to keep my mind on things yesterday, such was the pull of the writing workshop I’m doing; the final exercise of the penultimate week – romance. I’m looking forward to next week’s challenges already … Continue reading

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Writing and the Nine-to-Five

Image: Indiana University I had intended on going in early to work yesterday but in the end I never made it. One thing led to another and before I knew it I was rushing in to the office in a … Continue reading

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Thoughts from a Writing Workshop

Image: Indiana University I have a folder in my computer and its name is ‘One Story Many Voices – Workshop’. When I open it up and look inside, it is has lots of files that follow this format: Ex.n – … Continue reading

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Coming Down With A Katzenjammer

Image: Unknown I never noticed it starting yesterday, but today I have awoken with a head cold and it seems to be getting worse. My head is pulsing, my eyes swollen and my mouth is dry. Simply not what I … Continue reading

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I Need To Shave

Image: The Muppets I’ve completed manuscripts before, several in fact, but none have given me the feeling of elation that I felt all day yesterday after I completed GREENER on Monday night. It’s hard to fully explain, but I think … Continue reading

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One Complete Manuscript

Image: Ranse Parker Over the past few days I imposed internet silence on my activities in order to focus on one important task: completing the manuscript of GREENER IS THE GRASS. And last night, I finished it. It’s a crashing … Continue reading

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Party Time

Image: John Haslam Woke up feeling pretty dire this morning, but within seconds of scanning my overnight email all that changed. There was one email in my inbox that contained the most brilliant news, my happiness dial went from zero … Continue reading

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