I have long loved Pittsburgh-based Caketrain, publisher of books and a literary magazine. Which is why I was (and am) crestfallen when they went on hiatus a few… Read more “Indie publishers #2: Caketrain”
Novel writing challenge
“Abandon the idea that you are ever going to finish. Lose track of the 400 pages and write just one page for each day. It helps.” —… Read more “Novel writing challenge”
Poetry news: Live Canon first collection prize
I am delighted to say that I have been shortlisted for the 2017 Live Canon first collection competition. In addition to reaching the shortlist, there is something else… Read more “Poetry news: Live Canon first collection prize”
Indie publishers #1: Bluemoose books
In 2018, I want to seek out more titles published by independent publishers. In the UK, there is a staggering amount of quality presses, who publish writers… Read more “Indie publishers #1: Bluemoose books”
I am one of those vegans, and am delighted about the growing popularity of the lifestyle. It’s also pleasing to see adverts promoting veganism popping up in mainstream spaces. Earlier this week, for example, I saw an advert for Veganuary on the tram home.
2018 goals, and copy writing.
Although this blog is chiefly for my creative projects, I want to write about my experience working towards a career in copy writing. I miss working as… Read more “2018 goals, and copy writing.”
My cultural highlights, 2017
As described. The list below is not in order. Please feel at liberty to email me about any of these, I’d love to hear your thoughts. Sparks… Read more “My cultural highlights, 2017”
Judging panel, poem, and cultural highlights.
Hopefully this post will be part of a weekly/bi-monthly series. This blog is an attempt to provide updates on my writing life, and to provide a forum… Read more “Judging panel, poem, and cultural highlights.”