Nicole Fitton

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Happy New Year – Again!

2018 spat me into 2019 before I felt ready! The good news is now I’m ready! So, belated New Year greetings! I have a plan for 2019, well sort of. I slumped my way towards the end of last year… Continue reading →

To Be a Good Writer…

Sage advice from the man himself – To be a good writer, I believe that one has to read a lot of books. Fifty a year would be a good place to start, but twenty five would work… Stephen King…. Continue reading →

The Best Present Ever!

When I was young I desperately wanted a doll for Christmas. Not just any doll, a special Tiny Tears doll. It’s quite profound to think the doll I was taken with was a doll that cried. We never had much… Continue reading →

Is Space Really the Final Frontier? Weekend Musings…

Sitting on the train back from Manchester I let my mind wander. Is space really the final frontier? Perhaps, but I would argue there is one that lurks a lot closer to home. The confines by which we live, think,… Continue reading →

As Fast As I Can…

No one said this writing lark was easy! Well, if they did they were either lying or delusional. With lots of ‘life events’ consuming a large portion of 2018, my writing for the most part has taken a backseat. Yes,… Continue reading →

Writing Inspiration ~ The South West

When Gail Aldwin and I met on Twitter we were keen to share the experience of living and writing in the South West of England. I am pleased to welcome Gail to my blog. She answers our shared questions below,… Continue reading →

What lies within your heart?

Today I happened upon this quote. It spoke to my heart so I thought I would share it. “At heart write always for yourself, not for family and friends, for admired teachers, for reviewers or publishers; but make sure you write from… Continue reading →

Restoration Reflections

After the week I’ve had (I know it’s only Tuesday) all I needed to do was to lie quietly in a dark room and recharge. After a super early start and a 5-mile walk with the naughty dog, I sat… Continue reading →

National Flash Fiction Day June 16th

Now in its seventh year, National Flash Fiction Day is dedicated to the celebration of writing in one of its shortest forms (Flash). Flash fiction is usually considered to be a story under a 1000, 500 or 300 words. Anything less… Continue reading →

A Short Short Tale…

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