A couple in wedding outfits riding in a car

A couple in wedding outfits riding in a car

Reading Time: 3 minutesAuthor’s note: Following the Neil Gaiman Master Class series, he offers the following exercise. Take one of the simple settings below and write a page about it, trying to undermine the reader’s expectations. For example, you’re writing...
Lockdown Negotiations

Lockdown Negotiations

Reading Time: 10 minutesAuthors note: I started this with no clear idea of where I was going and found it nearly impossible to write. I’ve only just started trying to learn to write fiction and I was following the Niel Gaiman masterclass along with suggested...

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Reading Time: 2 minutesWhy are members trained in a large number of subjects and disciplines? Why not just focus on a particular field from the beginning? General education, in many countries, segregates  every subject teaching it in  isolation of its peers. As a...

Zend Framework and back to the grindstone

Reading Time: < 1 minuteSo I have returned to PHP from a long absence trying to get my head around the Zend Framework via it’s manual. It’s somewhat error prone and doesn’t accurately describe what you always need to do but I got the quickstart...