Monthly Archive: April 2016

Apr 27

Outline for a novel: ONE WEEK

Outline for a Novel ONE WEEK   by Chris Want Chris’s entry in the ‘Write an outline for a novel’ competition, ONE WEEK, plots a powerful tale of two women by showing us one week in their lives from the perspective of each of them.   The novel covers one week in the lives of …

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Apr 22

The Clerical Detective.

The Clerical Detective                                                             by Ray Targett The Clerical Detective is Ray’s Entry in the ‘write an outline for a novel’ competition, March 2016, organised by Lanzarote …

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Apr 17

The Case Against William by Mark Gimenez

The Case Against William by Mark Gimenez William Tucker is a self centered, college star football player. The system makes it easy for the very few young athletes in his class to believe they are untouchable and exempt from many of the rules. Their only concern is football. When he is arrested for the rape …

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Apr 10

The Institute by Kayla Howarth

The Institute by Kayla Howarth The Institute is where you go if you are a ‘Defective’ in this dystopian world, where any deviation from the norm marks you as ‘unpredictable and unfit to live in society’. Anyone with an unusual ability is supposed to go, voluntarily, into the Institute, where they are told they will …

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Apr 03

Writing about writing groups

Writing about writing groups In the January issue of Writing Magazine one of our regular visitors, Patricia Maw had an article published about the writing group that she belongs to in Brixham in Devon. She is always a welcome addition to the Lanzarote Creative Writing Group when she visits the island, for several weeks once …

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