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  • U.S. oil industry set to break record, upend global trade January 16, 2018
    HOUSTON (Reuters) - Surging shale production is poised to push U.S. oil output to more than 10 million barrels per day - toppling a record set in 1970 and crossing a threshold few could have imagined even a decade ago. […]
  • Asian shares hit record high, euro near three-year top January 16, 2018
    TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares erased early modest losses and pushed to a fresh record high, while the euro remained within sight of a 3-year peak on rising expectations that the European Central Bank could pare its monetary stimulus. […]
  • Exclusive: U.S. lawmakers urge AT&T to cut commercial ties with Huawei - sources January 16, 2018
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers are urging AT&T Inc, the No. 2 wireless carrier, to cut all commercial ties to Chinese phone maker Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] and oppose plans by telecom operator China Mobile Ltd to enter the U.S. market because of national security concerns, said two congressional aides. […]
  • PBOC official says China's centralized virtual currency trade needs to end: source January 16, 2018
    BEIJING (Reuters) - A senior Chinese central banker says authorities should ban centralized trading of virtual currencies as well as individuals and businesses that provide related services, an internal memo from a government meeting seen by Reuters showed. […]

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Exorcising For Better Writing

February 21, 2013
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Exorcising For Better Writing

Every one knows that writing can be good for your mental health, but can your mental health be bad for your writing? People have always used the medium of writing to get ‘stuff’ out of their heads. Just the act of putting a traumatic event or emotion down into words can help reduce the impact…

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Can I Quote You On That?

February 5, 2013
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Last week I was sitting at my desk listening to radio 4 Start of the Week program, feeling rather guilty as I was supposed to be working on my novel, when my ears pricked up a little higher because the discussion taking place was regarding George Orwell, a literary hero of my teenage years. As…

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Mentoring – A Personal View

January 21, 2013
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I wanted to write a novel, who doesn’t?  I have been writing for some years now, mostly news articles and short stories. I have also written several outline sketches for book ideas and I had started work on three of these. I had even pestered some unfortunates into reading the first twenty thousand words of one…

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Launch of UK Writers Forum

June 24, 2012
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Launch of UK Writers Forum

UK Writers Forum is an English internet on-line newspaper/magazine has just been launched in England UK focusing on bringing news to the UK for businesses / organisations and consumers on all Writing activity. The newspaper allows businesses and organisation to promote their products and service to prospective clients and consumers in the UK helping to reach the…

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