A Message to the Children – Lesson Eight – MY HOLIDAYS

MY HOLIDAYS Waterside was a caravan park by a rocky cove. The railway line ran next to it, taking trains to Paignton and Torquay. At the age of eight I sat on the grassy embankment and watched the Great Western … Continue reading

Why I’m writing this blog…

Why I’m writing this blog…   Once I was a publisher whose last job was as the UK gaffer of an improbable American corporation. Then I became a scribbler.  My experience on both sides of the publisher’s desk convinced me … Continue reading

GUIDELINES ON WRITING FOR A SHORT STORY COMPETITION

GUIDELINES ON WRITING FOR A SHORT STORY COMPETITION  by Jim Williams Entries should exploit the unique form of the short story as a literary vehicle. Marks will be given for ambition and inventiveness and you should not be afraid to … Continue reading