Escape the Plot Forest Virtual Summit

Escape the Plot Forest Virtual Summit

I just spent five days attending the Escape the Plot Forest Virtual Summit, a writers’ conference organised by Daniel David Wallace, ex-pat writer, editor and teacher of creative writing based in Knoxville, Tennessee. Promoted as a complete guide to the plotting process, “first step to first reader” approach to telling stories, by common agreement of…

Winning at Épée: Techniques for the Shorter Fencer

Winning at Épée: Techniques for the Shorter Fencer

Winning at Épée: Techniques for the Shorter Fencer is now available on Amazon in paperback and Kindle editions. Winning at Epee: Techniques for the shorter fencer Robin Catling In the sport of Modern Olympic Fencing, where the taller fencer notionally has the advantage of reach, the shorter fencer needs every tactical help they can get…

Re-boot 2020 website portfolio

Re-boot for 2020

In the current state of lock down, an online spring-clean seemed in order and this blog is once again the creative centre for anything that isn’t movie, tech or fencing-related. New sites are up, old projects and sites have been closed down and  Everything Express has been put to bed, Proactivity Press has opened for…