Alien Landscape/Forgiveness

Alien Landscape. He fought hard against the growing tide of assaults. Inch by inch crawling over the itchy grains., each one like a mountain exhausting to climb. Another wave, battering, forcing him back what seemed like miles. There was one aim, to make it home. All he wanted was that …

Flash Fiction 1

Hello Dear Reader Flash Fiction 1 Over the few weeks, I have challenged myself to write something called flash fiction. This is sort of shorter version of a short story. Although, some would argue that many piecesĀ are short stories. The current definition of flash fiction is from 50 words to …

Writing Weekend Part 1

Hello Dear Reader Writing Weekend Part 1 In the past, I have attempted to visit writing festivals. There has been some success, to be honest. Some of them in St Ives, Cornwall during September holidays. That is a difficult venue now due to various things. I did visit Hay-on-Wye festival, …

Passing QC

Hello Dear Reader Passing QC An odd title one might think but something of a challenge for me these past few days. QC in this instance means Quality Control. I have decided to offer some of my photographs to a website, take part in my first photographic competition, complete a …

My Writing Process

Hello All My Writing Process I recently posted a blog about my first e-book, Zen and The Art of Timetabling. Many have asked me about the process involved, in order to publish my book. At first, I thought that was very easy to write. But then I tried to remember …