Red Paper Packages

The Edinburgh Cooperative of Creative Writers launched our anthology,¬†Edinburgh Shorts¬†on Tuesday night amidst much wine and applause. It was great to gather writers and readers together to mark the occasion and there were some great readings and musings on that tricky question of why we write. Spoon Cafe and a loitering writerLaunching Edinburgh Shortswords and… Continue reading Red Paper Packages

The Flip-side

  The flip-side of dedicating yourself to creative projects, gritting your teeth and getting them into some semblance that can be called 'finished' - is working out how to get them out there. This often takes just as much hard slog as getting the thing to exist in the first place. And it's more depressing.… Continue reading The Flip-side