Category Archives: Blog post

Echoes of Scott

Jan’s latest blog post: ‘Oh! What a tangled web we weave, when first we practice to deceive…’ That line has been running through my head all of this morning, and though Scott doubtless had specific thoughts of lust and betrayal at its heart when he … Continue reading

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The Death House

The Death House by Sarah Pinborough. Gollancz. Reviewed by Peter Coleborn I’ve been kicking myself (metaphorically of course) for not reading The Death House until now. It’s been sitting on my shelves waiting patiently for its pages to be turned, … Continue reading

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Below the Plimsoll Line

Jan has posted her Christmas yarn on her website. Go and check it out … it’s fun and full of season shivers.  

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Reasons to Listen by Brenda Lawton

I felt a bit of a fraud attending the Renegade Writers’ Group but without anything of my own to contribute – that was my initial thought when I first visited the group. But I need not have been so worried. … Continue reading

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The horror! The horror!

Renegader Nic Hale blogs abut her recent editorial meeting. Very amusing and full of good tips: So, I’m writing a book. Well, no, actually I’m compiling a collection of short stories to make into a book. It’s a whole new … Continue reading

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Submission guidelines

Peter Coleborn discusses some issues regarding submission guidelines: In my previous post I discussed appearances: they do matter, no matter how good the story or the writing. This time I want to mention a closely linked topic: submission guidelines. Almost … Continue reading

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The Magazine Test

Renegader Malcolm Havard has posted a blog about characters and getting to know them. He uses the “magazine test”. Well worth reading — pop over to the Penkhull Press website to read his views.  

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