Title: Lake Like a MirrorAuthor: Ho Sok FongPublished: 10th March 2020Pages: 240 Hello my fellow Bookworms and page turners, We are expanding our horizons quite a bit these last few weeks, this week we are having a look at this piece by a malasyian author. Hold onto your hats, because its about to get a … Continue reading B|t|B: Book Review – Lake like a Mirror – Ho Sok Fong
Hello again my fellow bookworms and page turners. wow, now that was a whirlwind of a weekend. Talk about a Rush, Panels, Drinking, food and most of all more comics to shake a stick at, I don't even think Nottingham Forest has enough sticks! This years Thought bubble festival has left me well and truly … Continue reading B|t|B : Thought Bubble 2015 – Comic Convention
Hello my fellow Bookworms and Page turners, Earlier this Year I entered a writing competition in order to have a children's short story published in an anthology to which was part of Toads Revisited, an event to commemorate the work of, the revered Local Hull/Beverley Wordsmith, Philip Larkin. Unfortunately I didn't make the cut, and … Continue reading B|t|B : Philip Larkin – Toads: Short Story- Space Hopper the Foolish Astronaut
Who is your favourite Writer / Storyteller & Who inspires you? I was asked this question, on the weekend. At first I thought it an easy question and just blurted out Patrick Rothfuss, who without doubt is a true storyteller. However the more I thought on it after my sudden outburst, I realised its an incredibly … Continue reading B|t|B: Who is your Favourite Writer / Storyteller & Who inspires you?
I have read a lot of material on this subject, and I believe the short story is far from dead. That said however, I do believe that it is undergoing a process of ongoing metamorphosis. Short stories, are to me the very soul of storytelling, before novels and books, people told stories over camp fires, … Continue reading B|t|B: Can The Short Story Survive In A Modern Day Society?..