Internet’s back!

My relocation to Brighouse is complete and I've just come back online after 3 weeks in the dark (meaning no internet). Being offline would've be the perfect time to isolate myself and write (right?). Well, I didn't. At least not as much as I wanted to. Moving homes was more stressful and time consuming than I thought, and … Continue reading Internet’s back!

Meeting Ben Naga and Unread Sci Fi

Last Saturday I met with one of my avid readers, of whose blog I frequently visit, Ben Naga! He is an amazing person and a great poet. We had a lovely time strolling through Manchester, talking about everything from poetry (what else?) to politics and travel. If you have not visited his site and read … Continue reading Meeting Ben Naga and Unread Sci Fi

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!