As readers of my blog know, I usually write about time and the lack of it. And sometimes about the annoying red tape and other time wasting aspects of life in France. But today, I wanted to do something different. I’m going to blog about a lovely relaxing weekend enjoying just a few of the […]

A whirl of a weekend

I am a former radio journalist. 24/7 news, deadlines and lots of them. So I took an instant shine to the latest writing competition I came across on Twitter last week: the Lit Bits Weekend Challenge. @LitBitsStories, http://www.otherpublishingcompany.com/LITBITS-Weekend-Challenge.html  It’s running for just four weekends and if you sign up, the nice people at Lit Bits […]

Oh York, oh York, so good I blogged it twice.

Yesterday I blogged about the hot-off-the-ether electronic Book of the Festival from the organisers of the Festival of Writers in York, the excellent and inspiring Writers’ Workshop http://www.writersworkshop.co.uk, edited by the talented, dogged and determined Debi Alper http://www.debialper.co.uk Today I thought I’d give it another plug – and post my contributions to the book here. […]