Monthly Archives: June 2011

A writers’ retreat

I’m going on a retreat in two weeks’ time. A writers’ retreat. At least that’s what I’m calling it. I’m enrolled in a five-day creative writing course (titled “50 Ideas To Help You Write Your Novel”) at Loyalist College in … Continue reading

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Writing contests can launch careers

Creative writing contests and competitions can jump-start a writer’s career. While cash prizes are usually small, winning and even short-listed entries are frequently published in a magazine or an anthology, thereby launching a newbie writer into print. Two of my … Continue reading

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