this week I'd like to introduce Vic Cavalli, author of the road to vermilion lake. He has been teaching Creative Writing at the university level since 2001, and is captivated by the complex interpenetrating relationships between literature and the visual arts. What is one thing that no one would usually know about you? I love fishing … Continue reading An interview with Vic Cavalli, author of The Road to Vermilion Lake
This week, I'd like to introduce Steve Bellinger, who discovered Isaac Asimov, Robert Heinlein, Arthur C. Clarke and the other masters of classic science fiction. After being hooked by their stories, he began writing everything from newspaper articles, comic strips and radio drama to short stories and fan fiction. The Chronocar is his latest novel. What … Continue reading Meet Steve Bellinger, author of The Chronocar
In an earlier post (If this then that - why life is the way it is!) I began to explain how I'd come to find out about the three principles and the journey of discovery I've had so far. On a recent Liberate your Thinking retreat in Weymouth with very lovely Caroline Brewer, Liz Scott and … Continue reading The quantum of thought
This week, I'd like to welcome Mandy Huggins back to the Woman on the Edge of Reality. Mandy first appeared here after taking part in the Hysteria Writing Competition and then volunteering as a judge in the flash fiction contest. She is an award winning writer of flash and short fiction and this is Mandy's … Continue reading Meeting Mandy Huggins, author of Brightly Coloured Horses
I titled this piece, If this then that, after an automation service that businesses and individuals can use to reduce the manual processing of ‘data’ and other actions. You decide what you want to automate, for example I might decide that I need to update a database when someone fills in a form on my … Continue reading If this then that – why life is the way it is!
This week, I'd like to introduce author Akhil Sharma to you with his rather unusually titled motivational book 'I am a failure'. According to his website he is a renowned award losing entrepreneur. In his decade long career, right from being a mariner, selling credit cards to being a technologist, he is blessed to have failed … Continue reading An interview with Akhil Sharma author of I Am A Failure
I don't know about you, but I sometimes struggle to know what to say on the various blog posts I write across the web and this one is no exception; in fact, it's why it's now mostly author interviews. But all that is about to change ....! More coming soon about that. One standby trick … Continue reading Planning your blog posts
Choosing a mentor is a process of elimination and understanding of both your needs and your mentors abilities. There a number of considerations that you need to think about before embarking on the process, but it is very rewarding relationship when conducted in the right spirit.
Hi, this week I'd like to welcome Gail Aldwin to the Thursday Throng. Gail writes every day and loves to see her stories change direction and become more textured through redrafting and editing. Alongside the slog of completing a novel, she enjoys playing with short fiction and poetry. What is one thing that no-one would usually know … Continue reading Meet Gail Aldwin, author of the short story collection, Paisley Shirt
Pamela Sommers takes the front seat in this week's Thursday Throng author interview. Her book, Life Lessons from a 40 Something, is a little like writing a letter to your (much) younger self. Full of hints and tips to help you become the best you can be. What is one thing that no-one would usually … Continue reading Meet Pamela Sommers, author of Life Lessons From a 40 Something