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The novelist as a performer – oral storytelling Writers, take inspiration from Dickens and perform your work.  You don’t need to be an actor, just tell your story and relive oral traditions. Your passion will come out and people will … Continue reading

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Duotrope is the best writers’ resource I’ve come across I’ve had success with my submissions.  Check it out at: https://duotrope.com/  

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Authors should not work for free I agree with Philip Hensher that authors should not work for free.  They are professionals just like anyone else and often given the mantra ‘but you’ll get enormous publicity and coverage if you do … Continue reading

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Short story submissions not good for BBC ‘s short story award 2013 It is disappointing to hear that the standards of submissions were very low. According to one of the judges, very few people are good at short stories.  Sad indictment … Continue reading

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