What is the link between your story and the Great War?
My story is set at the time of the Great War and halfway through there’s a flashback to an earlier event in the same war. The wartime backdrop is essential to the story, since the central character is on a wartime government mission to a remote part of England.
I can tell what you’re thinkin’. You’re thinkin’ that it’s sick that people end up lettin’ themselves go out like that. Right now your stomach is probably turning over itself, because when you opened the door to my apartment you were hit by the smell of whisky and three-day-old vomit. You might even gag a little before you hold your handkerchief to your nose – not that you’d admit it. The boys down at the station would give you hell if they knew you’d almost lost your damned lunch.
I seem to have a lot going on at the very end of this month! Lots of titles all hitting the shelves at once! Collections, anthologies, DVDs and short fiction. So a quick round-up seemed to be in order!