Tag Archives: Foreign Encounters

National Short Story Week With The Ex-Pats

This week is National Short Story Week (16th to 22nd November), an event I look forward to each year. I enjoy reading and writing this form of literature so I want to support this annual event by encouraging readers to … Continue reading

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Taking Time To Send You Holiday Greetings

Anyone who knows me well has heard me say “I don’t have time right now”. It seems to be my catchphrase. I always seem to be juggling multiple tasks and scrambling to get them completed by their deadlines. So one … Continue reading

Posted in December 2012 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Time For A Foreign Encounter

I’ve lived away from my home country for more than two decades now so I should be well assimilated in my adopted land, a small patch of countryside in Northern Ireland. But there are still things I find strange, amusing … Continue reading

Posted in October 2012 | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Share Your Foreign Encounters With Us

My world seems to revolve around anthologies recently. I’ve been caught up in preparations for the launch of Fermanagh Writers’ first collection, Tuesdays At Charlie’s, for the past couple weeks and now I’m about to embark on helping to prepare Writers … Continue reading

Posted in May 2012 | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment