What got you interested in writing? I was an unquenchable thirst to create something out of nothing more than ideas, imagination, and damn hard work. I can still remember a young(er) me trying hundreds of different things to satisfy that alien need, from building up collections of comic books and rare coins to earning medals, […]Read more "Getting into writing – an interview with Joe of Crystal Lake Publishing"
RONNIE AND THE RED RUG by Claire L. Smith @clairelsmxth With the winter sting rippling the rims of his rug, Ronnie broke into a run. The make-shift cape hung from his throat, flowing behind him like a river of red. The snow crumbled beneath his brand-new boots, the houses inhabiting the street flying past him. […]Read more "December’s Zeroflash entries"
Eddie Generous is a Canadian living on the Pacific coast with his wife and their cats. He operates a fledgling literary horror outfit aptly named Unnerving. What got you interested in writing? I read quite a bit in the middle grade years, and in the latter years of high school. I used to go through […]Read more "Getting into writing – an interview with Eddie Generous of Unnerving Magazine"
Mark Budman was born in the former Soviet Union. His writing appeared in Five Points, PEN, American Scholar, Huffington Post, World Literature Today, Daily Science Fiction, Mississippi Review, Virginia Quarterly, The London Magazine (UK), McSweeney’s, Sonora Review, Another Chicago, Sou’wester, Southeast Review, Mid-American Review, Painted Bride Quarterly, Short Fiction (UK), and elsewhere. He is the […]Read more "Getting into writing – an interview with Mark Budman"
Hi all. ‘Tis the season to be joyous, jolly and jovial. So, in the spirit of all things Christmassy, give us the most light-hearted, happy, lovely, romantic, happy, smiley and simply wonderful prose. Any genre, time, style, what-have-you. Just the one submission each per person, please. 300 words, maximum. Deadline is Midnight GMT on the […]Read more "December’s Zeroflash Competition"
Katie Marsden is the founder of DNA Magazine UK – a new quarterly digital magazine celebrating true tales of ordinary people. She’s a recent Creative Writing & Publishing graduate from Bath Spa University and won the university’s 2016 Creative Writing & Digital Media award for a non-fiction project called Redacted. What got you interested in […]Read more "Getting into writing – an interview with Katie Marsden on DNA Magazine"
What got you interested in writing? I’ve wanted to be a professional writer ever since I was seven years old, when I first realized that someone actually wrote the books I was obsessed with reading! I knew from that moment that it was what I wanted to do with my life. Tell us a little […]Read more "Getting into writing – an interview with Stephanie Burgis"