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Bound Feet Blues, the Book, to be published by Urbane Publications in Nov 2015 [new books 2015]

Author Yang-May Ooi’s new book, Bound Feet Blues – A Life Told in Shoes, signed by Urbane Publications is due out in November 2015.

My publisher Matthew Smith of Urbane Publications has confirmed to me that the publication date Continue Reading »

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Writing Process Blogging Tour

Writer and Performer Yang-May Ooi shares her writing process secrets as part of a Writing Process Blogging Tour.

My friend Mary Ann Mhina, a fellow TEDx speaker and writer, nominated me to join her on a Writing Process Blogging Tour  Continue Reading »

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A Shared Writing Life – by Novelist James A. Zarzana

Last week, poet Marianne Zarzana shared her perspective of being one half of a powerhouse writing couple in her essay “The Writing Partners’ Honey Do List“. This week, her husband, novelist Jim Zarzana gives his take on love, Continue Reading »

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The Writing Partners’ Honey Do List – by Poet Marianne Murphy Zarzana

What happens when two powerhouse writing talents share a life together for more than thirty years? I am incredibly thrilled and honoured to have as guest writers here on StoryGuru.co.uk, husband and wife writers Jim and Marianne Zarzana, novelist and Continue Reading »

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Tech Tip: Write Your Novel Anywhere

Do you find yourself wanting to write your novel in more than one place eg at work, at home and when you are away from your usual base? You don’t want to lug your laptop around and so you end Continue Reading »

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The Reality of a Writing Life – by Poet & Novelist James W Wood

Many of us dream of becoming writers and having our writing published by traditional publishing houses. Few actually try and very few achieve it. In the trying we encounter failure, rejection and the struggle to balance our writing lives with Continue Reading »

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About Yang-May Ooi

Yang-May Ooi is a creative artist whose work explores the transformational power of personal narrative. She has been an award-winning TEDx speaker, bestselling author and acclaimed story performer. Her sell out solo story performance, Bound Feet Blues, was showcased in London's West End in Oct 2014. to 4+ Star reviews. The show returns to the Tristan Bates Theatre for a 3 week run in Nov 2015 - see www.BoundFeetBlues.co.uk

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