A QuickFic story: 10 Rules for the Full Enjoyment of Stately Homes

I've got into the very pleasant habit of writing a story for Faber Academy's QuickFic competition on most Fridays (except for the time when they moved it to Thursday without warning; I was discombobulated). When I saw this week's prompt, just after 10am, a story popped into my head - but I had minimal time …

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‘Daughter’: a bewitching microfiction on the Pankhearst blog

Just dropping in to say that Pankhearst are launching Bewitched and Other Stories by Kate Garrett today. They ran a writing contest to celebrate, and you can read the winning entries here (and of course pick up a copy of Bewitched). Mine's lurking in there somewhere...and I won a couple of books! Just as I finished …

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Audience Choice Award: ‘The Real Tooth Truth’

Today I heard that I've won the Audience Choice Award for 'The Real Tooth Truth', my semi-final story in the Lacomic Cup! I'm mega-chuffed, all the more so because the prize is a hamper of books from Kenny's Bookshop in Galway! Now what was I saying the other day about not adding any more books …

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