Meeting Alex Reece Abbott, author of The Helpmeet

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This week we have another Hysteria 2015 Finalist to welcome, she is also the author of The Helpmeet. Her new novel has been selected with eleven other finalist/winners for the Greenbean Novel Fair later this month. The annual event in Dublin…

Meeting MJ Oliver – Hysteria 2015 poetry category finalist

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Today it's the turn of MJ Oliver to join me on the Thursday Throng.  MJ has had twenty-three poems either successfully placed in compositions, or published in anthologies.  The MJ Oliver Interview What is one thing that no-one would usually know…

An interview with Gwen Sayers, Hysteria 2015 finalist

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This weeks interview is with Gwen Sayers, originally from South Africa. She worked in Seattle and Cape Town as a doctor before finally settling in London. During her medical career she wrote on topics such as ethics, law, and humanities.…

An interview with Clare Graham, Hysteria Writing Competition finalist

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This week I'd like to welcome Clare Graham to the Thursday Throng. Clare is a finalist in the Flash Fiction category of the Hysteria Writing Competition. The Clare Graham Interview What is one thing that no-one would usually know about…

Meet Cath Blackfeather, Hysteria Writing Competition 2015 finalist

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Cath Blackfeather is a poet and finalist in the 2015 Hysteria Writing Competition Poetry category. She has just had a collection of short stories and some poems accepted for publication by Three drops from a Cauldron threedropspoetry.co.uk/seasonal-specials Some will appear…

Grab the Hysteria 4 anthology of winning entries free on Kindle

Hurrah! Hysteria 4, the anthology of all winning entries to this years Hysteria Writing Competition is now available in the Kindle store at Amazon. To celebrate we're giving it away FREE from midnight on Christmas day to midnight on 27th…

An interview with Katie Martin, Hysteria 2015 finalist

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Katie describes herself as a writer, reader, mother, lawyer and lover of all things literary. Shortlisted for @Criminal_Lines 2015 and a prodigious drinker of strong coffee. What's not to like about that 🙂 Welcome Katie, to the Thursday Throng author…

Meeting Nicola Warwick, author of Groundings

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This week I'd like you all to meet Nicola Warwick. After attempts to write plays and novels, she rediscovered poetry while taking a Diploma in Creative Writing in 1999, and has been writing more seriously since then. She has been…

Meet Jacqueline Cooper, Hysteria 2015 finalist

Jacqueline Cooper has been short-listed for not one, but two categories in the 2015 Hysteria Writing Competition. Her entries impressed our judges in both the Flash Fiction and Short Story categories. The Jacqueline Cooper Interview Are there any occupational hazards…