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Bliss – A collection of short stories published in paperback and as Kindle e-book

My first collection of short stories – Bliss – has been published on Amazon. Bliss is available in paperback and as a Kindle e-book  and is available now. Links to a couple of Amazon pages are here: ISBN-13: 978-1493728404  www.amazon.com/Bliss-Ana-Martinez-ebook  www.amazon.co.uk/Bliss-Ana-Martinez-ebook  www.amazon.de/Bliss-Ana-Martinez-ebook … 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 Island Review

The Island Review published my story “Violetas” today on their website. It was a strange feeling to click on the link and see my words in print. The editors selected a wonderful picture of these traditional Madrid sweets to accompany … Continue reading

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The added value of the short story.

In modern society brevity is required, desired. We communicate via shorthand, text messaging and emoticons. The short story should be more valued than most forms of fiction, hot on the heels of poetry and flash fiction . A commuter can … Continue reading

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Spring is coming – get writing!

After setting up this blog in August 2012, I let it lie dormant, neglected and unfed. It is a sorry sight. Unloved, uncared for but always there, waiting for me. This week the weather changed from freezing cold and snowy … Continue reading

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