Category Archives: Place As Person

Place as Person – Jacey Bedford

Today’s Place as Person poster is Jacey Bedford. Here she talks about her fear of water – a fear, and also a fascination which informs her story, ‘Floodlust’, in the ‘River’ anthology. (Jacey… I choose ‘happy’, but my definition of … Continue reading

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Place as Person – Gillian Polack

Today we hear from Gillian Polack about Place – and a magical one it is, too.  If you like your places, or even certain household objects imbued with a very distinct Personality, I recommend reading Gillian’s ‘Life Through Cellophane.’  ………… … Continue reading

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Place as Person – Alma Alexander

The experience of having Alma Alexander as an editor on ‘River’ was one of the most uplifting I’ve known. She warned me at the outset that she would be completely honest about my writing – and she was. She never … Continue reading

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Halfway hiatus!

Well, we’re halfway through the ‘Place as Person’ series and I don’t know about you guys, but I’m having a blast reading these posts. Everyone has taken a slightly different tack and that’s as it should be – I’m loving … Continue reading

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Place as Person – Helen Lowe

I was interested to hear from Helen Lowe on Place as Person, as I’ve found we have more than a few SFF preoccupations in common… to say more would be to spoil! Keep an eye out for Helen’s wonderful ‘Wall … Continue reading

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Place as Person – Irene Radford

Our next Place as Person contributor is Irene Radford. I hadn’t had the pleasure of discovering Radford’s work before I read her story, ‘The Fall’, in ‘River’. Needless to say, I’m now keen on making up for that lack! (You … Continue reading

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Place as Person – Tim Jones

Today’s Place as Person contributer is Tim Jones. Poet, novelist, short story writer, winner of the Janet Frame Memorial award – there doesn’t seem to be anything Tim can’t do. Today, he’s giving Amundsen a run for his imaginative money… … Continue reading

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Place as Person – Joyce Reynolds-Ward

Our next Place as Person writer is Joyce Reynolds-Ward, a fellow ‘River’ author and teacher of Interpersonal Neurobiology, which sounds scarily intelligent to me. Thanks for contributing, Joyce!   Place as Person   Places have character.  That somewhat goes against … Continue reading

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Place as Person – Angela Slatter

Today’s Place as Person contributer is Angela Slatter. I can’t tell you how much I wholeheartedly agree with the thoughts expressed here… in fact, I’ll just be quiet and post them.   Place as person: Location, Location, Location!   An … Continue reading

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Place as Person – Joshua Palmatier (and Benjamin Tate)

The first up in our ‘River’ guest post series is the wonderful Joshua Palmatier, aka Benjamin Tate. Joshua (or rather Benjamin – it must be fun to be two people at once) has just released a new title in the ‘Well … Continue reading

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