Month: February 2011

Cloud and Proud

Sometimes it’s great to just kick back, forget the creative deadlines you’ve imposed upon yourself like a cross between the Marquis de Sade and a desperate novelist, and just play with words. As I’m a visual learner (I read that in a book once), I was delighted to receive an email from fellow novelist Warren …

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Where the web-links live

Here are some web-links for my writing on the net: Fiction Cold Heart – Dark Valentine magazine The Seeds of Happiness – Stories that Lift Saturday Night – Molotov Cocktail magazine The Silent Hills – Also contracted to Musa Publishing – 14/10/2011 – 13/10/2014. Through the Veil – hyperFeedia Night Train – Fiction 365 Political …

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Well, this is a novelty

I like to think that I’ve experienced most of the surprises that freelancing has to offer, but don’t count your chickens – or your clients – before they’re hatched. I recently ticked off a brand new one for the journal by firing a client. The client wasn’t a difficult person; they weren’t hard to get …

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Duck

Someone got in touch with me recently about a computer query because, thanks to the combination of the magical letters IT and the extent of my perspective-less confidence, they naturally thought I could solve their problem. My friend had been contacted by phone and advised that their computer had been infected with a virus, which …

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