Holiday Pictures: Tintagel, Cornwall

Tintagel is a village on the north coast of Cornwall (Cornwall being the south-west portion of the UK). It’s one of the UK’s most visited tourist destinations, due to its association with the legend of King Arthur. Surprisingly, this was my first visit, and I very much enjoyed it. Tintagel Castle, where King Arthur was […]

#twitterphile game – Thursday 15th September

Tomorrow, Thursday 15th September, come and play #twitterphile games with @scribotweeters. Here’s the image with the prompt. Please feel free to share this image on Twitter. To get the most out of games: – share the prompt on your profile – tweet answers to the prompt (there is no etiquette on how many answers to […]

Twitter: Dealing with Spammers and Scammers

If you’ve ventured onto Twitter, you’ve probably noticed that there’s an awful lot of stuff on there that you don’t want to see. What’s the best way to avoid the dross? Book Spammers Spam takes many forms on Twitter. ‘Book spammers’ are something that writers will come across almost immediately. This is basically where a Twitter […]

#twitterphile game – Thursday 8th September

Tomorrow, Thursday 8st September, come and play #twitterphile games with @scribotweeters. Here’s the image with the prompt. Please feel free to share this image on Twitter. To get the most out of games: – share the prompt on your profile – tweet answers to the prompt (there is no etiquette on how many answers to […]

Book Review: Operation Space Cats – The Rescue Mission

Operation Space Cats: The Rescue Mission by Lesa McKee illustrated by Heather E. Culler Furry crew to the rescue! When Tebbs, the curious cat, discovers part of his human family is missing in space, he plans to go on a rescue mission with Granny. But first, he must recruit a team to help locate them. […]

How Do I Fit That Into 140 Characters?

If you hang around my blog, you probably realise I’m keen on Twitter. I play regular Twitter games and interact with a lot of my writer friends there. The biggest challenge that Twitter presents is that of fitting what you want to say in 140 characters. It’s really not very much! Here’s an example of […]

#twitterphile game – Thursday 1st September

Tomorrow, Thursday 1st September, come and play #twitterphile games with @scribotweeters. Here’s the image with the prompt. Please feel free to share this image on Twitter. To get the most out of games: – share the prompt on your profile – tweet answers to the prompt (there is no etiquette on how many answers to […]