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Monday 24 July 2023: Publication Day!

We had an early start on Friday morning. The poet’s car had to go in for some work and as it was going to take all day, I followed him…

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Tuesday 31 Jan 2023: Publication Day!

It was a good gig on Friday night at the band’s original local. There was a great crowd with even a few surprise guests, which made it all the more…

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Publication Day! Last one!

Publication Day It’s Publication Day today for the final book in my publishing challenge! Wahey! I made it. 😁 And I’m going out on a BANG! 🎊 🎉 I wrote…

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Publication Day! 1… (And Book 53!)

Publication Day It’s Publication Day today for the next book in my publishing challenge. This one is Book 53! (Of 54.) And that means there’s only one more to go…

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Publication Day! 2… (And Book 52!)

Publication Day It’s Publication Day today for the next book in my publishing challenge. This one is Book 52! (Of 54.) And that means that I met my 52 books…

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Publication Day! 4…

Publication Day It’s Publication Day today for the next book in my publishing challenge. This one is Book 51! (Of 54.) Ten Short Stories 21 – 30 is the latest…

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Publication Day! And counting down… 5…

Publication Day It’s Publication Day today for the next book in my publishing challenge, and we’re also counting down to the end of the challenge. This one is Book 50!…

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Publication Day! And back to work!

Publication Day It’s Publication Day today for the next book in my publishing challenge. Five Slightly Sinister Short Stories is the latest of my Wordsworth Collections and it contains, well,…

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Publication Day!

Publication Day was actually yesterday, but as yesterday was a national day of mourning, I’m publicising it today. Crime Doesn’t Pay, a Wordsworth Short, is out now! And it’s another…

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Publication Day!

I have another VERY SHORT STORY out as part of my 2021/2022 publishing challenge! Where There’s Smoke, a Wordsworth Flash Fiction, is published today! And it’s another brand-new story. You…

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Publication Day!

We’re back off our holidays, but while we were off, I still managed to schedule another story for publication. Destination Desire, a Wordsworth Flash Fiction, is published today! And it’s…

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Publication Day!

I’m still on holiday, but I still don’t let little things like that interrupt my publishing challenge. The Hitch Hiker, a Wordsworth Flash Fiction, is published today! And it’s another…

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Publication Day!

I may be on holiday at the moment, but I don’t let little things like that interrupt my publishing challenge. The Castle on the Hill, a Wordsworth Flash Fiction, is…

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Publication Day!

Blind Date, a Wordsworth Short, is published today! This is one of the complete stories I discovered recently. It’s one I wrote a long time ago when this kind of…

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Publication Day!

Shaking the Tree, a Wordsworth Short, is published today! A long time ago I wrote a short story that I called The Spirit of the Wind, which was published in My…

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Publication Day!

Tea for Two, a Wordsworth Flash Fiction, is published today! This is another very short story I wrote a long time ago, and the first version was well over 2,000…

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Publication Day!

The Robin, a Wordsworth Flash Fiction, is published today! This very short story is one I wrote a long time ago. It was inspired by one of the elderly gentlemen…

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Publication Day!

The Last Chick Fledges, a Wordsworth Flash Fiction, is published today! This very short story is one I wrote for an assignment. I won’t say what the assignment was as…

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Out now!

On Monday, Pippa & Davey Forever was published as a Wordsworth Flash Fiction! This very short story is one I wrote from a prompt in a writers’ guide. The prompt…

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Publication Day!

CampNaNo has started atop everything else I do, but I’m still publishing something every week. Today, Meet Me In Glenridding is published! This very short story is one I wrote…

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Publication Day!

As usual I’m a bit busy, but that still doesn’t interrupt the publishing schedule. Today, Five Third Age Short Stories is published! This is a collection of, well, five short…

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Publication Day!

No publishing challenge post again today as I’ve been stupidly busy – again! The short story That’s What Friends Are For is out today! This is a brand-new story that’s…

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Publication Day!

No publishing challenge post again today as I’ve been stupidly busy. One day – one day – I *will* manage my time and my workload a lot better. In the…

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Publications last week and this week

The week before last, I was stupidly busy trying to finish a ghostwriting instalment. I did it, but it meant much of my other work was neglected. So I was…

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Publication Day Yesterday!

Due to another long weekend, and another one taken off, yesterday’s publishing challenge post has been postponed. However, the short story Wedding of the Year was published yesterday. This is…

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Publication Day Yesterday! (Again!)

Due to the long weekend, and due to me actually being able to take the long weekend off, yesterday’s publishing challenge post has been postponed. However, the short story A…

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Two publication days!

Due to last week’s hospital stay, I didn’t get around to writing up the latest publishing challenge post. That doesn’t mean I missed the challenge. Thanks to technology and being…

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Publication Day Yesterday!

I’ve been a bit busy with one thing or another (see Friday’s diary of a tiger post), so haven’t spent much time on the publishing challenge. However, the short story…

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We interrupt this broadcast …

I am delighted to announce that my book A History of Cadbury is now in stock. You can buy the hardback direct from the publishers at Pen & Sword or you…

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NaNoWriMo rules, OK

About a year ago … actually, exactly a year ago, I was preparing for NaNoWriMo 2017. I had a book contract under my belt for A History of Cadbury and I’d…

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Coming soon!

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Publication: the People’s Friend annual 2018

I’m delighted to report that I have a short story in this 2018 annual from The People’s Friend, out now. This is the first short story I ever sold to…

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Short story news: Shaking the Tree

Once upon a time, a long time ago, I wrote a short story based on the great storm that lashed the British Isles in 1987. That story, The Spirit of the…