Geek Ink Updates: We had a good run…

I’m putting the blog on ice. Or at least into refrigeration?

P.S. Lot’s of naughty words follow, so read at your own peril.

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Guess who’s back? An update on the last few weeks

I know I said I’d be back to blogging at the start of this month, but the last three weeks of August┬áburnt me out, so I took a couple of weeks off to recover. Here’s a quick update on what I got up to.

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Cool Stuff: The Writers Guild of South Africa releases its first online magazine

WGSA Online Mag Issue 1
The cover of WGSA online Mag

My past experience with certain people involved in the Writers Guild of South Africa (WGSA) hasn’t been great. I’ve attended several development programs run by peope involved in the WGSA which have either promised a lot and underdelivered, or have been complete dead ends. Now I’m not going to put the blame on anyone in particular, but it has left me with a bit of a sour taste in my mouth.

But I like think that I am no fool, so I keep my ear to the ground and take a look through their frequent newsletters on the off chance that something worthwhile pops up. I was reading their newsletter today and was surprised to hear that they had launched the first online issue of their magazine WGSA MAG (in all honesty I didn’t even realise they had a print version). Anyway, I clicked the link expecting it to be like my past experiences with certain members of the WGSA: disappointing at best, utter trash at worst.

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