I’ve started a weekly fiction writing challenge on my site. It only takes around 20-30 mins do. It’s open to all skill levels and genres.

Genre Scribes: Friday Fiction Writing Challenge #1 — Coffee

Welcome to Week 1 of Genre Scribes: Friday Fiction Writing Challenge! Check the post for how it works and how to join in.
Welcome to Week 1 of the Friday Fiction Writing Challenge!

This week’s random word is: Coffee.

Here’s my response, and a little on how I went about it.

With the prompt in mind and panic in my heart, I set the timer for five minutes and wrote what popped into my head about coffee.

Here it is, unedited:

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Microblogging Mishap

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Editing Announcement

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Effective today, I’m pulling my editing services for the next few months–I’ll be back mid-September.

I’m taking a much-needed break from editing to concentrate on my writing–which has been on the backburner since I started editing.

I want to say a huge thank you to my amazing clients, and I look forward to working with you again in the future.

Braithwaite Coffee from Dundee

Found this Braithwaite coffee in Dundee with @jez_braithwaite on a recent trip. We finally got around to tasting it today… It’s delicious 😋 and as it’s a day off for us, we had to eat some Lily O’Brien choccies 🤤

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Jez took a gazillion photos while we were in the city, his blog showcases some of Dundee’s fun statues.

Getting Brave with Microblogging and IFTTT

A while back I tried to do the whole microblogging thing from my site, but I really didn’t get far. Now that it looks like it’s working, I’m getting brave and I’m testing IFTTT set ups. Take this as advance warning for random posts., pub-9446438291097940, DIRECT, f08c47fec0942fa0