The Dark Crystal Author Quest & Project 3!

The Jim Henson Company announced the "Author Quest" a while back - a competition where authors, new and old, compete in writing a prequel to the Dark Crystal movie. The prize? $10,000, publication, and a contract for any future novels related to the one you write. You start by submitting 7500 - 10000 words, whereupon the top … Continue reading The Dark Crystal Author Quest & Project 3!

MA Creative Writing at the University of Manchester

I have some news for you. I have know what my future holds for a while but decided to wait before sharing. At the end of last year I decided to do an MA. After much research I applied to a few Universities, and after several interviews, e-mail exchanges, and much consideration of where I … Continue reading MA Creative Writing at the University of Manchester

Coffee Protein

I recently needed new protein and ordered Whey-80 from Gymgrossisten (even though I usually go for mixed-source protein). When deciding on a flavour I noticed a new addition to their assortment - Ice coffee. I've had it for a few days now. How does it taste? Surprisingly awesome! Like the sugary Ice Coffee powder from Nestlé. One … Continue reading Coffee Protein

Four places to send your writing!

More places to send writing, taken from the reddit writing-subreddit. The first three were found here and aren't really meant for amateur writers - but you might get lucky! The first one is the "Drue Heinz Literature Prize." They want a collection of short fiction. The prize? Publication and $15 000! The downside is that you already … Continue reading Four places to send your writing!