The Player

I used to be a member of a group of authors in Lancashire, who organise an annual competition on behalf of Hayward’s Heath Movie Makers.  The challenge is to write a story suitable to be made into a short film.  There must be no exotic locations, and the film must be no more than six minutes long. A different theme […]

L.A.A. Song

L.A.A. Song I used to be a member of a Lancashire writing group, and until recently, was assistant competitions secretary (I had to step down due to family commitments). A couple of years ago, the group found itself without a treasurer and a secretary, and for a short time, other members of the committee had to temporarily stand in, until […]

Vegan Cupcakes

    Dry Ingredients 1 and 1/4 Cups flour 1 cup sugar 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder for chocolate cakes, OR same amount of dessicated coconut for any other flavours. 1 slightly rounded teaspoon of baking powder Pinch of salt   Wet ingredients 1 cup of water 1 teaspoon essence (your choice) 1/3. Cup vegetable oil 1 teaspoon vinegar. – […]