It Was Really Something

Writing Club Theme  September 2018 – ‘It  Really Was Quite Something’ Approx 500 words There it was, hidden away amongst the other free adverts under ‘miscellaneous’. Dog Sitter wanted five days live in. I saved the mobile into my contacts and Whatsapped my availability. A quick phone call led to FaceTime and a swift check […]

Continue Reading

Right Road to Recovery

Right Road to Recovery

How Writing Can Help in Recovery from Drug Addiction Recovering from addiction presents you with challenges to say the least. You have to give up your drug of choice, which can be scary, literally painful, and sometimes, even sad. It’s the sadness, or rather the emotional side of addiction that I want to address here. […]

Continue Reading

What’s Black and White and Read All Over?

Self Publish E-book and POD

Marketing Printed and Digital Media For years now we’ve been told that newspapers in printed form are on the endangered species list, and the journalists working on them better hone their social media skills. But, just like with the digital revolution for books, there’s room in the market to live and let live. The question is, will we […]

Continue Reading

Theme for April Could It Be True?

could it be true

Theme for Writing Club – Could It Be True?  Noises from the room next door woke Sophie, she lay there no longer trying to wipe the sweat away. Since she stepped off the plane in Bangkok the muggy heat had soaked its way in, until it now felt normal. She listened to the mosquitoes buzzing around. The whiny drone […]

Continue Reading

I am a Racehorse in Drag

This piece for Sotogrande Writers was themed ‘And the Winner Is . . .’ He was an ex-boyfriend, which constitutes an ex everything in my eyes. He knows where the mole on the arch of my foot sings, the secret stash of sugar I hide at arms-reach. It’s strange to think he can’t recognise me now. […]

Continue Reading

No Time Like The Present Theme for March

no time like the present

Below are two very different examples from our theme for March. It’s always fun to write something and to let loose your creativity. No Tie Like The Present Karneval is the German religious celebrations leading up to Lent. Karneval starts on the Thursday before Ash Wednesday and runs through Rose Monday, Shrove Tuesday and Ash Wednesday […]

Continue Reading
1 2 3 6
Join us online or in person. It's free. We meet 6.30 - 8.30 pm the second Thursday of the month at Las Camelias Hotel, Torreguadiaro, 11310 From September to June.