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Sep 20

NaNoWriMo 2012 (closer than you think)

I know it’s early but these things take time to plan dontchyaknow! November is but a mere forty-one sleeps away…not that many when you consider time likes to speed up the closer it gets to Christmas! Before you know it we’ll all be sitting down stuffing turkey and cake down our necks and trying desperately …

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Jun 28

Invisible ink? I don’t see the point

A friend just forwarded me this link: Book publisher experiments with invisible ink The gist is that if a book is printed using disappearing ink then it will instil a sense of urgency in the reader to get on with it and bloody finish the book. Hmm…is it just me or does this sound like …

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Oct 04

Movember 2011

The moustache has a long and proud history, marred only by one particular German who I will not mention here (is that some kind of record for mentioning ‘that guy’ so close to the beginning of a post?), and continues to be a tried and tested measure of how manly a man you are* The …

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Jul 01

Camp NaNoWriMo

Holy crap donkeys on radioactive scooters from Pluto! It’s the official start of Camp NaNoWriMo!! Yeah, I know…what kind of mad bastard would not only take part in the original NaNo but also complete 50,000 words in a month in the height of summer as well!!? You’re looking at him. In fact you’re looking at …

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Jun 27

Bump in the Night

Check out the fine specimen of a writer who features as the June Guest Writer over on The Flash Fiction Offensive. Yep, that’s right…it’s me! My story, Bump in the Night, is now online and ready to read. A horror story with a twist of…well, I’ll let you figure that out for yourselves   …and …

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