Scotland’s Great New Year!

Rena George Hogmanay, Homecoming Scotland 2014, Scotland 4 Comments

Goodbye 2013…. Greetings 2014. Happy New Year!! A new year … a new beginning … another chance to do it all better!! As a Scot now living in Yorkshire there’s always a pang of nostalgia for me as the bells chime out the old year and welcome in the new. But never more than this year. They’re calling it Homecoming Scotland 2014, And last night the midnight hour put Scotland on the cusp of what promises to be one of …

Writing Short Stories

Rena George My Kindles, Pocket Novels, Short Story Markets 4 Comments

  This is the breathtakingly beautiful Loch Lomond – just to cheer us all up on these dreary February days. When I first started writing women’s fiction a few years ago I began, as many writers do, with short stories for magazines. I was lucky enough to be published in Take a Break, The People’s Friend, Woman’s Weekly, The Weekly News, and others. But I still struggled. Creating a complete and marketable story with a believable plot and characters that …