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To Plot Or Not To Plot? by Helene Young

     Anyone who knows me well knows that I write organically – or by the seat of my pants, if you want the honest truth. For me the story starts with one or two characters, plus a setting and a … Continue reading

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Belinda, by Rhea Roy Ganguly (short story)

Belinda Beale could have sworn that she heard a stealthy footfall right behind her. She paused and turned around abruptly, causing her long blond hair to cascade in golden wisps around her frightened face. As she peered into the still … Continue reading

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John Birmingham – Author Interview

   In a previous interview you wrote, “A great first chapter must move you from the mundane to the awesome without any sense of undue acceleration or dizziness.” What is a novel you have read in the past year or … Continue reading

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Jenny Mounfield – Author Interview

For those unfamiliar with your books, how would you describe your fiction? All over the shop – but most has speculative fiction, and/or psychologically interesting elements. You have several novels published with small publishers and self-published, What has your experience … Continue reading

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