L.

L.

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Let's see if The Lauras fairs better than Demi-Gods...
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  • Are you a ...?
    Writer published in mags, etc
    What genre do you primarily write in?
    General fiction
    If you write in more than one area, what is your next most favoured genre?
    Short fiction
    Are your reading habits ...?
    Omnivorous
    Who is your favourite author(s)?
    John Fowles, Eimear McBride, Albert Camus, Boris Vian, Charles Baudelaire
    And your all time favourite books? (You can change these at any time, by the way ...)
    The Collector / His Dark Materials / The Lesser Bohemians / Lolita / Les Fleurs Du Mal / The Magus / Alice in Wonderland
    What are your working habits when you write?
    Perfectly balanced
    Are you the edit-every-sentence-ten-times type, or do you prefer to let rip?
    Prefer to let rip and edit afterwards
    Your ultimate writing ambition?
    People enjoying what I write
    Your worst habit?
    The Internet
    Your opinion on the books industry?
    It is a tough game, but everyone does their best
    Where do you write?
    Home / Cafés
    What else do you want Word Clouders to know? eg: do you have 9 cats / like paragliding / eat nothing but tinned fish / work in the bath / live in Kettering?
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    L.
    L. has accepted Ariejester's friend request.
    3 days ago
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    Ariejester
    Ariejester commented on L.'s wall:
    Thank you! Loved yours too :)
    3 days ago
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    L.
    L. Let's see if The Lauras fairs better than Demi-Gods...
    4 days ago
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    L.
    L. commented on Ariejester's wall:
    Gruesome comp entry - nicely done!
    4 days ago
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    L.
    L. Just finished Demi-God’s by Eliza Robertson. I was really looking forward to this book but sadly ended up thoroughly disappointed.
    4 days ago
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    L.
    "L." commented on Squidge's Blog "Pandering to male readers?".
    Not just a woman thing - S.J. Watson decided to use his initials because he was worried of the bias of a man not being able to write a credible and realistic female MC in her 40s for his novel "Before I Go To Sleep" IIRC.
    8 days ago
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    John Alty
    John Alty commented on L.'s wall:
    Thanks, L. Excellent comp entry from you, horrifyingly real description.
    8 days ago
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    L.
    "L." commented on Squidge's Blog "Pandering to male readers?".
    I think there is definitely a bias, justified or not. I am quite sure it was the reason for JK Rowling to use her initial instead of a first name when publishing the initial Harry Potter. On the adult side, she also chose Robert Galbraith as a ...
    8 days ago
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    L.
    L. commented on John Alty's wall:
    Great comp entry and very nice twist at the end, so many knives in so many backs.
    8 days ago
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    L.
    L. commented on J.net's wall:
    Nice comp entry with a nice web of betrayal, never trust the unsuspecting friend.
    8 days ago
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    healeymonster1
    healeymonster1 commented on L.'s wall:
    Days clean, Zero. Good punchline. It could have been written from experience. Thumbs up. Nice angle on the subject of betrayal too.
    8 days ago
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    L.
    L. Got home to an email from an online magazine informing me that they will be publishing two of my flash fictions!
    10 days ago
    • Debi
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      Debi You're on fire! Congrats!
      9 days ago
    • J.net
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      J.net Congratulations, L. If they're anything like your monthly comps, I can see why.
      9 days ago
    • John Alty
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      John Alty Well done, L. You're on a roll!
      9 days ago
    • L.
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      L. Thank you all xx
      9 days ago
    • Kate
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      Kate Fantastic L. Congrats.
      9 days ago
    • Squidge
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      Squidge Well done - you're on a roll x (Aha! See great minds think alike, John!)
      9 days ago
    • Seagreen
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      Seagreen Wonderful! Well done :-)
      9 days ago
    • L.
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      L. Thank you Kate, Squidge and Seagreen!
      9 days ago
    • Hilly
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      Hilly Just read this. Fantastic news, L.
      8 days ago
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    L.
    L. commented on J.net's wall:
    Thanks J.net, I'm glad you liked it.
    10 days ago
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    J.net
    J.net commented on L.'s wall:
    Strong comp entry, L. Really got inside the pull of an addiction. The close of it was perfect. Well done.
    10 days ago
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    L.
    L. commented on Benjamin86's wall:
    Thanks Ben! It's not taken from it but I had to do a lot of research on the subject for it.
    10 days ago

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  • Ariejester
    by Ariejester 3 days ago
    Thank you! Loved yours too :)
  • John Alty
    by John Alty 8 days ago
    Thanks, L. Excellent comp entry from you, horrifyingly real description.
  • healeymonster1
    by healeymonster1 8 days ago
    Days clean, Zero. Good punchline.
    It could have been written from experience. Thumbs up.
    Nice angle on the subject of betrayal too.
  • J.net
    by J.net 10 days ago
    Strong comp entry, L. Really got inside the pull of an addiction. The close of it was perfect. Well done.
  • Tracyann
    by Tracyann 10 days ago
    Just love the way you have written your Nov comp entry, to much imagery and emotion. I think you convey the desire for oblivion so well.
  • Benjamin86
    by Benjamin86 10 days ago
    Hey your November comp entry is brilliant! So vivid. I wonder, is it taken from part of your novel?
  • Hil
    by Hil 1 month ago
    Thanks, L.
  • Newbie
    by Newbie 1 month ago
    Thank you.
  • Newbie
    by Newbie 1 month ago
    You know how to chill, L. Fantastic comp entry. No music boxes in my house, thank you very much ;-)
  • healeymonster1
    by healeymonster1 1 month ago
    Well done on the comp entry. Gave me the chills.
    The language and rhyme really helped to create an unsettling atmosphere. Good work.