Why I love Penny Shorts

Penny Shorts:  the best new voices in fiction They say there’s no such thing as a free meal, but with Penny Shorts, you really can have your cake and eat it too. Or rather, you can download quality short stories and read them on the bus. Edited by Cathy Horlick, Penny Shorts offers unlimited free…

An interview with Rhian Elizabeth

“Poems, for me, are like scars you don’t have to wear around.”  Rhian Elizabeth is a young writer from the Welsh valleys with a unique and gripping voice. Poignant as as it is witty, her debut novel Six Pounds Eight Ounces was released to much critical appraise by Seren in 2014. I was fortunate enough to meet…

The Truth Will Out: A Review

The Truth Will Out, Jane Isaac Star Rating I received The Truth Will Out,  wrapped in brown paper and stamped by Legend Press, through the post not long ago. The pages bound by the mysterious cover contain a thrilling crime story. In the very first pages we jump straight in to the action, as Eva…

The Wonderfully Weird Mind of Mari Ellis

Howdy! Since I have 16 followers already, I thought I’d better get my first blog post up and update you all! (Blogging is also a great way to avoid revision…) Other ways to avoid what I’m supposed to be doing which have proved effective today have been: Digression of this very nature Staring at the wall…