My reading pile: an update

It's been just over two months since I wrote about my reading pile, and I hoped that by now I would be able to report real progress, especially as I've been on holiday. Sigh. Here's the original photo from August 5: Here's the rogue's gallery today: An observant person might note that it's a fraction …

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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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Funny business: The Lacomic Cup

I can't quite believe it, but I'm one of the final 8 competitors in Round 3 of the HeadStuff Lacomic Cup! And the Lacomic Cup would be...? Well, it's a comic short story competition. Each round has a different requirement to meet, but the stories always have to be between 250-300 words, and funny. Once …

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