Tag Archives: Angie Gallop

After the breather

That was an interesting month, probably the first time I’ve gone a month without even trying to write fiction since I seriously started to work on my writing in 2008. I did only contracted pieces for pay. I hadn’t intended … Continue reading

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Why we write

One of the perks of the writing binge is getting to spend time with writers. Sometimes we even have time to talk. On Monday Angie, Pauline and I sat on the front porch in the lovely Labour Day weather and … Continue reading

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Making haste slowly

I am a terrible typist. Believe me, nobody would ever hire me for an office job where typing was a requirement, because I can’t make forty words a minute, even allowing for mistakes. My fingers get tangled. I type “form” … Continue reading

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Day three – it’s a wrap!

Happy hour has just struck here at the writing binge. I wrote something like 4,000-5,000 words today, although it doesn’t show in the count because I also had to cut about 5,000 words that I’d previously written. This is what … Continue reading

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Day two!

Gordon’s head still looks rather startling, but he and Angie are both back to writing today. His hand had improved to the point where he could open a beer bottle. Yesterday Erin and Rhea came to write, and today we … Continue reading

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It was a great evening

For a first-time even, with minimal advertising, the first poetry evening at Thessalon Library was an enormous hit. I think we had more than twenty people there, and many of them got up to read. The work they read was … Continue reading

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After the hiatus

The quarterly To The Point writing binge hasn’t happened for about six months. This weekend – Saturday, Sunday, Monday – we got back into it. “We” is Angie Gallop, Gordon Graham, Pauline Clark, Kevin Allen and me. We’re all working … Continue reading

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