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Marlborough Literature Festival

The Marlborough Literature Festival¬† 28 September-1 Ocotber 2017 . BBC Security correspondent Frank Gardner OBE will be talking about his latest fictional thriller, Ultimatum (published in September 2017), the second book in a trilogy. Also appearing are Man Booker Prizer shortlister Graeme Macrae Burnet, local crime writer Jon Stock as well as Will Self who… Read More Marlborough Literature Festival

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Look on the bright side

Sad to say… another woman’s magazine, which publishes short stories, closes its doors to unsolicited submissions. Fewer opportunities of publication for writers of this genre as a result. I was sorry to receive a letter this week, accompanying a returned short story manuscript I had submitted to Take A Break Fiction Feast, stating that from… Read More Look on the bright side

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An Offering

Ice and wind, flood and fire have borne down on this land of mine. Ridges, valleys, tors and fells, formed by nature’s path through time. I live where Romans built their camps and kept their watch. I walk where Saxons ground their corn and kept their stock. I climb where early man once kept his… Read More An Offering