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Amazon Kindle Countdown Deal

The Amazon Kindle Countdown Deal for Bliss is being launched on December 24th and will run through to the 31st. Anyone who was lucky enough to receive a Kindle this holiday will have the added bonus of being able to … Continue reading

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Active in Amazon

Now that I have published my book, it has to be marketed. Even without active marketing, Bliss is halfway up (I’m a glass half-full person) the Amazon Kindle charts but there is still work to be done. As a first … Continue reading

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Rejected!

I always expected to have stories rejected by publishers and literary agents. It’s part and parcel of being a writer. In fact, if you haven’t been rejected you could be most unwelcome in literary circles. Who wants to hear about … Continue reading

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Update – National Flash-Fiction Anthology – SCRAPS!

The National Flash-Fiction Anthology is available to buy now. The collection is aptly called “Scraps” and can be pre-ordered on their website. There will also be a Kindle edition. http://nationalflashfictionday.co.uk/anthology.html Flash-fiction stories are the perfect length for holiday reading. This … Continue reading

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National Flash Fiction Day Anthology – Coming Soon!

It is almost time for the annual National Flash-Fiction Day Anthology to be published. Calum Kerr and Holly Howitt have invested an enormous amount of time and energy in promoting and organising events on and around the big day, June … Continue reading

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The results of the www.bluethumbnail.com competition are out

The results of the http://www.bluethumbnail.com competition are out today and I was delighted to see that I was one of the runners up with a story called “The Crossroads”. The first prize was a coveted place on a writing retreat … Continue reading

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Being a Published Writer

This has been an exciting couple of weeks. First, a piece of flash fiction, “Fanlight” was published on the DoorDitch project website. Then a story called “Violetas” which had been accepted by The Island Review – http://www.theislandreview.com – earlier this … Continue reading

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