Microfiction Monday – 140th Edition — Microfiction Monday Magazine

Hey there. I’m re-blogging this edition of Microfiction Monday Magazine because my story - Practically Asking For It - is in it. Do please have a look. What a kick, seeing my name in print! Practically Asking For It by Jackie Morris Nadine is shopping for a new boyfriend – she’s looking for a two-takeaways-a-week, … Continue reading Microfiction Monday – 140th Edition — Microfiction Monday Magazine

Starting to Write – A Free 10-Part Course (Lockdown Version)

Look! Going back to basics … holiday sorted 😁

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Do you want to learn about writing?

You’re in the right place.

This is a free writing course for complete beginners, or those who have written a bit but want to go back to the start – because they know they need to get better.

Now is exactly the right time for you to give writing a go. Your usual excuses – mostly likely – no longer apply. You’re indoors. You have a bit more time than you normally do. Perhaps a lot more time. In this course, I will try and help you put that time to the best use.

In 10 Lessons, I will take you through the basics of writing short stories – just as if you were sitting among the other beginning writers in the Creative Writing workshop I run at Birkbeck College, London.

I’ve been teaching at Birkbeck over 10 years. Over that time,

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On Meg Tilly, Early Trauma and the Rise of the Fragmented Memoir

Re-blogging for the interesting observations about fragmented writing but also because I want to know more about this film. Anyone heard of it? In our Craft Section this month, Sonja Livingston explores the link between trauma and fragmented memoirs, and that unlikeliest of literary pioneers,…On Meg Tilly, Early Trauma and the Rise of the Fragmented … Continue reading On Meg Tilly, Early Trauma and the Rise of the Fragmented Memoir