Travel writing

Most of like to travel, whether the trip be a short outing to somewhere new or a lengthy sojourn. Part of the fun of travel is telling everyone about the experience, of course, and so it should be no surprise that travel writing is a flourishing genre. Some  people aspire to commercial success in travel … More Travel writing

Alice Sinclair Memorial Writing Competition 2016

Alice Sinclair was a member of Hunter FAW and offered her support to get the Lake Mac FAW up and running when there was an interest expressed by founding member Rina Robinson. She maintained her support of both Hunter and LakeMac FAW branches until her untimely death. In recognition of her support, the branch decided … More Alice Sinclair Memorial Writing Competition 2016

‘Write with the door closed, rewrite with the door open.’ – Stephen King

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart. – Helen Keller

It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all, in which case you have failed by default. – J. K. Rowling

My own experience is that once a story has been written, one has to cross out the beginning and the end. It is there that we authors do most of our lying. – Anton Chekhov