Monthly Archives: July 2010

The Bulwer-Lytton fiction contest

If you haven’t heard of it, this is the contest to write the worst opening line of a novel. Named after Bulwer-Lytton, the originator of the “dark and stormy night” opener. It was a dark and stormy night; the rain … Continue reading

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Any new venture needs a reason for its existence. So why am I blogging, and what do I hope to achieve? – I spend a lot of time at my computer. That’s not the right preposition, actually – with my … Continue reading

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