Season XV – Alphaday 1

Welcome to Alphaday 1 Season XV. I hope you’ve enjoyed the three months since we last got together. I expect you’ve devoted much of your time to ‘life generally’, but no doubt you’ve been busy writing as well. I wonder when you last got together with somebody who took a real, writerly interest in your…

Season XIV – Alphaday 14

Hi Alphas, Welcome to Alphaday 14, the last Alphaday of our 14th season. We’ve had a glorious season and we definitely deserve a break now. This doesn’t mean that we stop all communication between us; it simply means that there are no planned activities. We’ll start a full programme with all the writerly treats that…

Season XIV – Alphaday 13

Hi Alphas, This is our last “regular” Alphaday before we break up for our seasonal holiday. We do have another Alphaday in a fortnight which I’ve described in the Alpha calendar as “summing up & finishing”. In other words, it’s our end of season party and we’ll nominate the Season XIV Alpha Laureate (a well-kept…

Alphaday 12 – Season XIV

Welcome to Alphaday 12, Season XIV. There’s still plenty going on in our Alpha world and it doesn’t really feel as if the end of the season is as near as it is. Nevertheless, with only two more Alphadays to go before we’re off on our annual holiday (to get on with our exciting writing…

Season XIV – Alphaday 11

Hi Alphas, Welcome to Alphaday 11 of Season XIV. We’re still in full flow and today’s agenda is complete with all the writerly treats that we’ve come to expect and enjoy. However, this is the last full menu of the season. Already next Alphaday there’ll be one item missing and from then on we’ll wind…

Season XIV – Alphaday 10

Hi Alphas, Welcome to Alphaday 10 of this our 14th season. You’ve been doing your best to prepare our 3-weekly fix of writerly treats that will stimulate our creative juices into flowing freely. By pooling our diverse writings, sharing our critiques and bending our heads in unison over a new task we avoid the stereotyped…