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Invigorating your writer’s mind with ‘Writing Bursts’

Introduction Sometimes I have a few minutes to spare and enjoy a writing burst. This teenie-weenie exercise can be used to bring forth a few ideas or get the writing juices flowing. Occasionally, when working on a longer project, I … Continue reading

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Whispering Wind

“How do you escape when it’s everywhere, when it’s part of what you are, when it’s in you? How do you escape who you are?” Drip, drip, drip. The interior of the derelict inn was exactly as Ron had remembered … Continue reading

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Anthony on Cleopatra’s Beach

Anthony on Cleopatraโ€™s Beach by Carla Kovach. He swallowed, dry as a dust rag. Water, he needed water. As he turned, the sand scratched his sun-burned back. โ€œBloody hell,โ€ he murmured. He prised his left eye open and flinched as … Continue reading

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