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Chantilly Dawns: No 1 on Amazon!
Well, this has certainly been a most exciting week – my horseracing thriller, Chantilly Dawns, published in 2011, has just become a No.1 Best Seller on Amazon! Publishers Weekly estimates ...continue reading
Using your Voice by Molly Campbell
As a writer I feel it is my duty to carry on the legacy of our forebears who wrote about the times they were living in, as a social commentary ...continue reading
Big Smoke Writing Factory Booking Now!
Hello all – just a quick note to let you know about our March (and April) workshops, several of which are specifically designed for people who’ve already taken an intro ...continue reading
Kit de Waal and Sophie Hannah join The Novelry as Guest Tutors
Kit de Waal and Sophie Hannah join The Novelry as guest tutors for the residential writing course in February 2020. Places on this all-inclusive 7-day course are limited to just ...continue reading
Extract from ‘The Power to Hurt’ by Vincent J McArdle
I have decided to name my current project (2nd novel) – THE POWER TO HURT. Here’s an extract. CHAPTER XXIII WHAT ABOUT GRANDPA? Grandpa didn’t go to my graduation. It ...continue reading
Time by Julia Dennehy
Like a river Tumbling over a weir Churning froth Breaking up Mingling Making its way To the ocean Lost forever (c) Julia Dennehy
Averse to verse? Do you like free form or structured verse?
There is right now a growing culture of new modern twists on the classic verse and cutting edge techniques for really great poetry, and I think it’s great that the ...continue reading
The Secret Miscarriages by Darragh Quinn
My wife and I had a miscarriage a few years back and this is predominately how I came to have a better understanding of this very difficult subject. What upset ...continue reading
Vision Boards and Garth Brooks by Mary Bradford
While I was chatting with a close friend of mine, we were discussing our goals for this year. Stuff we really wanted to mark off our To Do List once ...continue reading