Your Thyroid, by Dr Barry Durrant-Peatfield: #BookReview.

264 pages Family and Lifestyle Endocrinology/Popular Medicine ‘Your Thyroid’, subtitled ‘and how to keep it healthy’, is the second edition of ‘The Great Thyroid Scandal and How to Survive it.' I expect readers may be curious about why I read and reviewed this book. It’s a short story, but you can skip it if you …

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Creative #Writing #Contests Table Updated

Autumn Leaves. The 1st of the month is when I remind you that the creative writing contest table has been updated. It lives on the ‘Resources’ page, here. For new visitors: Many contests are free to enter and offer great cash prizes. Some seek either unpublished or beginner writers. The table currently offers contests with …

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Finding the #Write #Words? No.3 A Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English

Continuing the description of books on the list given in post 1, which you’ll find here. Post 2 is here. Book 2: A Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English, by Eric Partridge. On with the info. Hardback, 1,400 pages, approximately 61,600 word definitions (a guestimate). It was published by Routledge & Kegan Paul in 1984. …

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