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‘Plenty of Fish’ by Seaside Belle

And so my dip into the waters that are ‘Plenty of Fish’ online dating comes to an end…and with one noticable exception (Yes, you! I was a fool to let you slip through my fingers!) it’s been more a case of innumerable plankton.  A Hastings belle recounts her experiences with online dating.

Posted 15:20 Friday, Feb 8, 2013 In: Literature Tags: online dating Plenty of fish
Author Richard Makin at home by the sea

Insane Leonards: snapshots of delirium from a new magnetic pole #1

First of an irregular episodic piece of writing by St Leonards-based author Richard Makin

Posted 19:36 Friday, Jan 18, 2013 In: Literature Tags: author Dwelling Hastings Reality Street Richard Makin St Leonards


Posted 14:55 Monday, Nov 26, 2012 In: Literature Tags: Lucky Luke Luke the Sock Monkey Taking Candy from a Dog Vic Templar

A new HOT Blog coming soon!

Dean J. Moore has just moved down to Hastings from London – you can read his first impressions of Hastings here. He is planning to produce a regular column with reviews of local authors’ writing. Watch this space…

Posted 17:02 Wednesday, Nov 14, 2012 In: Literature Tags: supplement
Dee Williamson scriptwriter

Local writer reaches final of BBC competition

Budding TV script writer Dee Williamson, who lives in St Leonards, is one of just eight writers invited to attend a residential development week with BBC producers, working on her sitcom idea.

Posted 18:17 Saturday, Sep 22, 2012 In: Literature
Hofesh Shechter performing Uprising. Photograph by Andrew Lang

Hofesh Shechter

Posted 15:14 Thursday, Jun 14, 2012 In: Literature
Pistoleros 2 volume novel by Stuart Christie

Exciting times

Posted 18:11 Monday, May 21, 2012 In: Literature Tags: 1918 Anarchist Christie Books Spain Stuart Christie
Alcaeus by RJ Dent

Alcaeus: poems and fragments


Posted 15:55 Wednesday, May 2, 2012 In: Literature Tags: Alcaeus Dent Greek poetry
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