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Will you pay to read the paper on your iPad?

I recently read the news that both The Sun and The Daily Telegraph (and now apparently, The Daily Mail) are to start charging users to view the content on their websites in the second half of 2013.  This has provoked a slew of negative feedback from some of the readership.  Considering the way we have […]

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A Novel Approach

So after much prevarication, years of wondering if I’m good enough, several writing courses, dozens of different writers groups and much encouragement from a few well informed friends, I finally started pushing ahead with one of my books in earnest about a month ago. Note – I don’t like calling it ‘Novel Writing’ even though […]

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ABC Prose Pentathalon – 6th Place Final Result

6th Place Finish Overall My final entry – Number  21 – “What Women Really Don’t Want” – which you can read here garnered 1 gold and a few silver and bronze nominations but not enough to shoot me up the table.  However I am pleased with the final result and can take pride in knowing that […]

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Writing Porn…How to write good sex

I have recently been commissioned to ghost write for an online dating site that specialises in helping people meet up for ‘intimate encounters’.   They wanted someone to start a blog for them to help them establish a bit more interaction with their user base.    I discovered that loads of people use these sites to […]

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ABC Heat 4 Results

The end is in sight.  The Heat 4 Results have just been published and you can view them here. The overall medals table you can view here and as you’ll notice…I’m still in 4th place overall.  My Heat 4 story came in 6th place which I am pleased with although I admit I think I could have […]

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