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  1. Claire G

    The Strange Imagination of Pippa Clayton

    Pippa Clayton is a grown woman with an imaginary friend. Her daily life is accompanied by a soundtrack that she hears in her head. Pippa envisions fantastical scenes unfolding day-to-day, from travelling on the Hogwarts Express to using her trolley to bowl offenders who block supermarket aisles...
  2. Katie-Ellen

    inspiration! Wolf-style love and the Lupercalia

    Are you writing romance....or is it the tragedy of the folie a deux? Smash the place to pieces. Crash and burn it to ashes. Everyone needs a good slap. As in Wuthering Heights. No need for added cowbell. In honour of the she-wolf of Rome, foster mother of Romulus and Remus, this is the day of...
  3. Victoria Bastedo

    Mini-Droids and Tea

    Mini-Droids were the new rave in personal phone devices. They walked. Their lips moved when they talked. The male Mini-Droid, named Colepepper, looked just like his inventor. The female was named Poppy and looked… just like her. How dare the man reproduce her form into a seven-inch droid, and...
  4. M

    Greetings! Hello, it's me...

    Hi! I may look a tad like Adele I don't sing quite as well. Good thing then I chose to be a writer! I am a French native and I've been writing forever in my mother-tongue, I even published a novel last year, a bitter romance called "L". I've always loved the English language and lived a few...
  5. Katie-Ellen

    Submission Opportunity: A November Love Story

    One week to go to the deadline. Do you have a love story, any kind, 5,000-10,000 words? Read on.... Sceptre Love Story Submissions
  6. F

    Greetings! Pleased to be here

    Hi, I'm Fran Connor, a British novelist living in SW France. It rains less here! I have three novels published and one series of novellas. They can be seen on my Amazon author page. I write in several...