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Welcome to my summer blog

July/August 2017 I’ve just had the pleasure of helping to judge a short story competition, run jointly by our local arts forum and the local writing group, prizes donated by our local MP. My job was to select the top ten, from which a…

Welcome to my May/June site

My BLOG is an interview with debut children’s author – Jennifer Killick; my WRITING ARTICLE is about using concrete and abstract nouns; I’ve ten WRITING PROMPTS for you; and more COMPETITIONS to enter. Do let me know what you think – of any of them!  Alex Sparrow and…

A Really Big Stink!

   

Your menu for April and May

Sorry this update is later than usual. Family matters took precedence. Back on an almost even keel now. NHS staff are wonderful, just not enough of them and the system needs an overhaul. Rant over! My blog below is on punctuation The writing article…

A regular writing habit

  Your menu for March: My blog  follows on from the quote about writing every day; I’ve had a query about writing a synopsis; there are ten new writing prompts to try,  two more book recommendations and an article on the use and misuse…

A regular writing habit

Your menu for March: My blog  follows on from the quote about writing every day; I’ve had a query about writing a synopsis; there are ten new writing prompts to try,  two more book recommendations and an article on the use and misuse of…