Thursday, 5 March 2015

The Quotidian

“Editing is the very edge of your knowledge forced to grow - a test you can't cheat on.” 

- S. Kelley Harrell

Wednesday, 4 March 2015

One to Watch Wednesday - Stone Circle

This week's One to Watch Wednesday is the intriguing Stone Circle, by Kate Murdoch.


Magic, romance and enmity - Antonius faces rivalry with Nichola as they compete for the attentions of the seer and his daughter.

The Quotidian

"I've found the best way to revise your own work is to pretend that somebody else wrote it and then to rip the living shit out of it." 

- Don Roff

Tuesday, 3 March 2015

The Quotidian

"If I’m going to ask people to stop living their lives and pay attention to my work or my book, it needs to be a condensed version of life. The other day I likened it to the difference between grape juice and wine. If I spend seven years writing something I really hope it’s not grape juice. I want it to have both the distillation and the intensity and the specificity of wine."

- A.M. Homes

Monday, 2 March 2015

The Quotidian

"Storytelling reveals meaning without committing the error of defining it."

- Hannah Arendt

Sunday, 1 March 2015

Sunday Shorts - Quotient

This is the second of our new series Sunday Shorts. If you missed the first, you can find it here.

Today's short story is by Nicole Haroutunian, a writer, editor, and museum educator.

The Quotidian

“The muse in charge of fantasy wears good, sensible shoes.” 

- Lloyd Alexander