Tag Archives: My Telegraph

CWG 2015


I am currently working on the long delayed 2015 Anthology by CWG (exiles of My Telegraph). The anthology will contain 36 of their best stories taken from from their 2015 series competition. CWG are a net based writing group, their … Continue reading

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Creative Writers and the new Daily Telegraph


It’s time for a bit of reflection. When I first joined My Telegraph – the blogging platform of The Daily Telegraph (DT) – back in 2008, it was with a view to planning ahead for the impending decline of MySpace. … Continue reading

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Creative Writers on My Telegraph


Getting back on track I’m finally getting back on track with my latest fictional foray (Dragonshard) into outer space. It’s a look at what lies between the stars and in this case, I’ve come up with an SF-Horror take. I’d hoped to be able to … Continue reading

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Short Stories – We’ve All Done Them


Short Stories. We’ve all done them. I started just after my first novel, The Insertion, had reached draft – hopefully that’s a book that’ll never see the light of day. This was back in 2009. I was on Litarena, a site over … Continue reading

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Short Story: Kitten’s Play


[edit 28/08/2016] With the demise of My Telegraph, a number of my links now point into the grey morass of switched off servers. I’ve set up a rescue blog to save some of those posts from oblivion. Kitten’s Play which … Continue reading

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An extract from an SF Novel in Progress


My entry for the June 2015 Creative Writer Competition on My Telegraph is called The Sx’kkan Dig. It comes to 3,000 words and is SF. The story includes a link to the competition site itself. [29/08/16 note – as the … Continue reading

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Recovering your My Space Blog


For some years I ran a blog on the My Space platform. My Space was an iffy proposition but it had other features that recommended themselves to me. Why blog? The thing that propelled me was the onset of the … Continue reading

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Blue Corn


Just posted Blue Corn for a short story competition. Blue Corn comes to 2,900 words and isn’t SF – it’s actually set in Oklahoma. I dreamed up a Tornadoes Chart while I wrote: The short story competition is monthly and is run by … Continue reading

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  Subject 36 Short Stories 2010/11 – Published DateCreated 12/25/2011 7:11:00 AM PostedDate 1/9/2012 1:43:00 AM Body Recently (before Xmas 🙂 ) managed to bring my labours of the past few months to a close. 36 Short Stories 2010/11 is … Continue reading

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