Spanky at The Daily Toast has launched a regular fiction challenge that is proving very popular, when I have time I intend to have a go. You can read about it in these posts Flash Fiction Friday: The Kickoff and Flash Fiction Friday #1 was a Success!
The adult fiction publishing arm of Virgin books has announced that it will be shutting up shop. Lets hope that a publishing company, with more imagination and a better sales and marketing department, will have the foresight to pick up many of the talented authors who are currently being published by this company. You can read more here Black Lace and Nexus books: Is quality erotica a thing of the past? and here Uproar as erotica publisher Black Lace withdraws from market | Books | guardian.co.uk.