Blog archive: July 2018
Travesty! 3rd June 2014
Just seen the results of the Writers & Artists’ Year Book Historical Fiction Competition. I submitted an entry based upon the Irish Folk group the Dubliner’s drinking song ‘Whiskey in the Jar’. Some of you may recall that this was also a hit for Thin Lizzie back in 1970 something.
I was unsuccessful – which was disappointing – but upon comparing my entry with the winning one – ‘Scirocco Winds’, disappointment has turned to – well, I must say I feel a bit miffed.Read more…