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Sonia Kilvington is a journalist and fiction writer from the beautiful Mediterranean island of Cyprus. She has published many articles, travel features, short stories and interviews in glossy magazines. She loves to write dark and disturbing short stories in genres such as noir, crime, ghost and Sci-fi. Her online writing credits include Out of the Gutter Online, Spelk fiction, Pulp Metal Magazine & Near to the Knuckle. Her new short story collection, Nightmare Asylum & Other Deadly Delights - published by Close To The Bone, is available on Amazon

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Sonia Kilvington I usually begin by panicking! When I have calmed down, I try to find a way back into my writing. Rewriting an old story that I haven't finished or a p…moreI usually begin by panicking! When I have calmed down, I try to find a way back into my writing. Rewriting an old story that I haven't finished or a piece that didn't work out as I wanted it to, is an excellent place to start. Then I have something to work on, and its not that horrible blank page starring back at me...
My husband says I never seem happy when I'm not writing. It feels like something is missing, there is a vague sense of unease as if I have lost a treasured possession and can't remember where I put it.(less)
Sonia Kilvington Everything! Apart from the anxiety, you give yourself from wondering if you are good enough, talented enough or whether your book will sink without a …moreEverything! Apart from the anxiety, you give yourself from wondering if you are good enough, talented enough or whether your book will sink without a trace.
I love to capture an idea or an emotion and turn it into a story. When you are writing and it's going well, time flies and you lose yourself in the world you are trying to create. It's magical and all-consuming. It's a wonderful feeling!(less)
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Interview at Chat & Spin Radio & the “real” Nightmare Asylum!

In a recent radio interview with Ron Clark at Chat and Spin Radio, a station based in Washington Tyne & Wear England, I was asked what influenced me to write my short story Nightmare Asylum.


As I have mentioned in previous interviews, I experienced a recurring dream in my twenties, which really frightened me. I do believe the nightmare was associated with visiting a relative in a couple of scary-lo

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"Nightmare Asylum and Other Deadly Delights by Sonia Kilvington starts at the cover. Your eye is drawn ever deeper upon viewing the cover art by Craig Douglas. This book, like the fabled abyss, will stare back at you as Sonia Kilvington plumbs the ess" Read more of this review »
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"Whoa! What a reader's hook! At first I thought, is this an instance of "Nature fights back?" but then as the story continues, "Oh my! What is really happening on this isolated road?" The story could have taken any of many different paths from that po" Read more of this review »
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If you are looking for love; you have come to the wrong place! You certainly won't find love, empathy and understanding in Graham Wynd's short story collection, Love is a Grift and Other Stories of Desperation.
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The Sapphire Eruption is an excellent fantasy novel with many classic elements. It is an exciting escape into a perilous world, populated by four warring lands ruled by ruthless kings and queens, who do not deserve to wield power. Surprising new rule ...more
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