Posted in Uncategorized

228. Alternative COMPUTER KNOWHOW: PHP and Babel Fish

Crikey, today is already Tuesday! Where did yesterday go? Well, if you must know I spent almost all day huddled up against my computer trying…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

227. Alternative INTERNET MARKETING: Misspelledsearch.info: fixing the web from the inside out

misspelledsearch.info: fixing the web from the inside out Internet Marketing – Finding the right Google Adwords [1] keywords! If you have a website you should…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

224. Alternative LINK: Women’s Day! ~

Here is a interesting article in Nick Robinson’s Newslog. He’s giving free PR advice to ministers – particularly ministers in trouble – who can’t sing!…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

223. Alternative LINK: Grandma Grammar goes online

Everything your Grandma told you about… An Introduction to Word Classes Nouns Determiners Verbs Adjectives Adverbs Prepositions Conjunctions Minor Word Classes Introducing Phrases Clauses Clauses…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

222. Alternative NEWS: Shoot-to-kill policies!

Should the UK police shoot-to-kill? My first query would be — how can you differentiate between shooting to kill and shooting to maim? Or slightly…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

221. Alternative HUMOUR: World Beard Championships!

If you fancy a laugh have a look at the latest ‘World Beard Championships’ news! Believe it or not, a lot of effort has gone…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

220. Alternative LINK: Greg Sandow performs a book-in-progress ~ Classical Music~ Non-Fiction

Greg Sandow didn’t like where his book on the future of classical music was going, so he’s started over, and you can read episode one…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

219. Alternative FEATURE: Liquid Bones ~ Whole Chapter~ Cassandra Zaruba ~ Horror

The Emperor of Ice Cream Bones don’t burn as easily as they break. All Little Johnny has to do isslip off the swing set the…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

218. Alternative LINK: World Book Day!

World Book Day is the biggest annual event supporting books and reading in the UK and Ireland and the emphasis for 2006 is celebration. Schools,…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

217. Alternative NEWSLETTER: February 2006

Just to let you know the February 2006 newsletter went out today. H My Daily Random Question:———– How tall are you? I’m 5 foot 2…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

216. Alternative LINK: Computer Playing up? Treat it to something special!

Protect your computer with download.com! The above link will take you to their site, where they have free spyware and other downloads. Are you a…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

215. Alternative LINKS: Your Copyrights!

Here are some great links to register anything you need copyrighted: The USA Copyright Office The UK Copyright Licencing Agency The UK Patent Office Copyright…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

212. Alternative LINK: Short Story

Contest 2006 Hendrickson Memorial Prize in Short Fiction Below, you’ll find the guidelines for the upcoming Hendrickson Memorial Prize in Short Fiction. After over 1300…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

211. Alternative DIARY: Happy Days!

My Daily Random Question:———– When did you last go to the movies and what did you see? I went last week to see The Chronicles…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

210. Alternative DIARY: My Daily Posts~

In an effort to complete two of my goals at 43 things, I have added a couple of extra items to my posts, which I…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

209: Alternative LINK: GET YOUR GUTS IN GEAR: The Ride for Crohn’s & Colitis!

A wonderful friend, Shari, I met on 43 things, is helping to raise money for this year’s Get Your Guts in Gear Ride! – The…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

208: Alternative LINK: Drawn! ~ The Illustration Blog ~

A multi-author blog devoted to illustration, art, cartooning and drawing. Its purpose is to inspire creativity by sharing links and resources. This place is full…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

203. Alternative LINK: Horror Writers Association~

Below is a reading list recommended by the Horror Writers Association: # Best Ghost stories of Algernon Blackwood# The Exorcist by William Peter Blatty# Something…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

202. Alternative COMPETITION:Bury That Sucka! ~ Free Book Giveaway~

COMPETITION! Free Book Giveaway! For a chance to win a copy of H Lewis Smith’s “Bury That Sucka!” just join the Alternative Yahoo group, or…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

198. Alternative LINK: Hitchcock ~ The Movie

Matt Lucas, star of the hit UK Comedy Series, LITTLE BRITAIN, is to make his big screen debut in a biopic of Alfred Hitchcock. This…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

197. Alternative UPDATE: On main ‘Alternative-Read.com Website

So what have I been up to today? Apart from the usual, work and family daily rigmarole, that is? I’ve updated the alternative-read.com site, and…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

196. Alternative NEWSLETTER: Issue 6.1 Jan 2006

The newsletter is finished. Yay! Hope you enjoy it. There are less pictures in this edition, as I thought it would make the download time…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

195. Alternative LINK: Poets and Writers

A great guide to literary links and magazines. Go check it out! Brought to us by Poets and Writers,Inc. From inspiration to publication this site…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

194. Alternative NEWS: The Blackgloom Bounty NEWS!

This is an email received from a member of our ‘Alternative Read’ Yahoo group. I have asked permission to forward this on to everyone here…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Uncategorized

193. Alternative LINK: Patrick O’Keeffe Wins Story Prize

I found this article interesting and thought I’d share it with you. Yes, he WON $20,000 (£11,200) for his writing talent, but it was his…

Continue Reading...