Launch event for Grant Me the Carving of My Name

Are you going to be in York on the 4th May? Do you love short stories? Are you a Ricardian? Well then, read on…  When: Saturday 4 May, 2–3.30 pm Where: York Explore, Library Square, York YO1 7DS Six authors inspired by England’s last Plantagenet King, Richard III, are launching an anthology of short fiction … More Launch event for Grant Me the Carving of My Name

Spotlight: S.L. Grigg, Coffee Break Companion

Today on the blog, we’re wishing Coffee Break Companion by S.L. Grigg a happy six-month publication anniversary, and there’s a special offer to help you celebrate too! Below, you can find out a bit about the settings contained within the book’s short stories… There are many different settings for the 40 short stories and poems in … More Spotlight: S.L. Grigg, Coffee Break Companion

Why you should enter Story Tyne 2018

North Tyneside Libraries’ Story Tyne short story competition has its deadline next month, the 27th September, and if you haven’t entered already, then you definitely should. Especially (but not exclusively) if you’re in the North East. Story Tyne is one of few remaining free-to-enter short story competitions, a rarity these days, which means you truly … More Why you should enter Story Tyne 2018