Tag Archives: Success

The X Factor

I am in awe of those writers who manage to take an age-old theme and reconstitute it to create something fresh and invigorating. In particular, I am referring to the Wells Festival of Literature winning story, ‘Erosion’ by Barbara Leahy. … Continue reading

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If at first you don’t succeed…

This time yesterday I was still feeling pretty downcast after having another rejected short story returned on Saturday, this time from Woman’s Weekly. A fellow blogger kindly stepped in with moral support and gave me some invaluable pointers, for which … Continue reading

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