Monthly Archives: November 2012

It’s only bloody Ian Rankin!

Tuesday saw Ian Rankin come to town to promote Rebus’s comeback in Standing in Another Man’s Grave. Early attendance (and no mates) meant I could bag a front row seat (in what turned out to be a packed house). It … Continue reading

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Twitter story

Cat Connor and James Houston Turner held a  Tweet length Story Competition recently, and I’m pleased to say I’m one of the winners. Compared to Literature Bitch’s 6-word story, 140 characters felt positively roomy. Here’s my entry: First date. Shower … Continue reading

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Halloween Footprints

Well it’s still Halloween in the majority of the English speaking world, and it seems I’ve been leaving spooky Halloween footprints all over the place. Firstly, the (not bitchy at all) Literature Bitch held a Six Word Story of Horror … Continue reading

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