The Jumper By Jan Birley Gordon stands, perfectly balanced, looking straight out and over the night city skyline. He doesn’t need to look down to get a feel for the thirty floors beneath him. Although the offices are now closed, a glow from the windows still breaks out in the dark rainy evening. He shuffles…Continue reading The Jumper – A Short Story
Wednesday 19th September saw the glittering premiere in London’s Leicester Square of Gloves Off, the British film, co-written by Steven Nesbit and Brad Moore, and directed by Steven Nesbit. The film has been 3 years in the making but the wait was worth it. The story follows Doug, owner of failing boxing gym who finds…Continue reading Gloves Off – London Premiere
If you, like me, are a writer trying to publish your own works, you will, most likely, need to create a pdf version of your manuscript, particularly if you plan to produce paperbacks. Even if you choose not to have your book printed in a print run, you might choose the print-on-demand service from Amazon,…Continue reading Creating a Correctly Sized PDF for Printing your Book
The MoliFilms production, Gloves Off, written by the talented British comedy writer, Steven Nesbit is due for release on 24th September, 2018 and will premiere at a red-carpet event in Leicester Square on 19th September. With an impressive British cast, including Brad Moore, Ricky Tomlinson, Denise van Outen and Paul Barber, this film promises lots…Continue reading Gloves Off – A Great British Comedy by writer Steven Nesbit
By the time we get to this latter part of the year, most of the current writing competitions are closed and next year’s haven’t yet opened. So, to make your life a little easier, here is a list of a few links to current writing competitions that are still open for entries in 2018, from…Continue reading 2018 Free Writing Competitions that are Still Open
When we write, our aim is to hook the reader and make them want to read more. To do that, we need to be smart writers and use all of the tools in our mental toolbox. Here are 10 great tools and tips for writers to use: 1. Openings When we start out, though, at…Continue reading Some Tips for Good Writing
How many of us say we want to write? Often, though, no matter how much you want to write, whether it’s poetry, short stories, novels or non-fiction, daily life gets in the way. We procrastinate, get distracted, give in to having no time, along with many other reasons (or are they excuses?). A good writer’s…Continue reading Why Choose a Writer’s Retreat?
Time to Shine is the first book in the Lauren and Buddy series, aimed at ages 8 to 12. This is the second book from Josie King, published under the name J King, to distinguish it from her comedy novel, Planet Fran – Population One. Time to Shine is published through BoxTree Media Ltd, a…Continue reading Time to Shine – Now Out!