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NO SOONER THE WORD THAN THE FICTION

Thaumatrope

thaumatropeYesterday I was really pleased to hear that I’d had a piece of TwitFic accepted by Thaumatrope and here it is, published on their Twitter stream today. I was particularly pleased to hear about this one, because Thaumatrope were closed to submissions when I first joined Twitter, and they’ve only just re-opened. It’s also one of my favourite pieces of TwitFic that I’ve written to date. (And I got paid $1.20 for it – which is pro rate!)

So that’s six of the major TwitFic markets cracked now (@escarp,@outshine, @seedpod,  @tweetthemeat, @thaumatrope and @7×20). However, at the time of writing, @nanoism and @picfic have yet to yield …

4 Comments

  1. admin

    January 31, 2010 at 11:53 am

    Thanks, Helen – nice of you to drop in!

  2. Well done. I mentioned the concept of twitfic to a friend who rarely writes anything under six or seven thousand words. Thank you for introducing me to the concept so that I could see the look on his face.

  3. admin

    February 1, 2010 at 1:11 am

    Hehe. I can see that might have proved something of a culture shock. To be honest, if it hadn’t have been for TwitFic, I don’t think I would have had ANY hits at all this month. I really should knuckle down and write something a bit more substantial one of these days, though.

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