stories, some that are still being formed, some that went over the transom in the last century
The "Brit a Day" series
What does a months-long parade of attractive British men have to do with fiction, you might well ask? These gentlemen have inspired some lovely scenes, part of the life I live in my head. Over time, some of these scenes reach out to one another and begin to form a story. For the present, each one of these pictures provides a writing prompt for me, a way to keep me writing with a sense of passion and narrative, even when the stories are not yet fully formed.
Friday, September 17, 2010
A Brit a Day [#214]
Eddie Argos has been a member of about three million bands, most of them simultaneously. But perhaps the shortest-lived of them was Black Arts Recorder, a band formed in November 2007 for the explicit purpose of recording a chart-topping Christmas hit. The name of this sweet, cynical track: 'Christmas Number One.'