Glossy News - One of
the best spoof news sites on the Internet.
Excellent Internet Service Provider with free
hosting and free, advertising free, webspace -
plus a lot more.
Tropical News - All you
need to know about the Costa Tropical in Spain.
Includes links to Swan Morrison's Short Humour.
Excellent resource for writers and a friendly
online writing community (including writings by
Dock - Another excellent
resource for writers and a friendly online
writing community (including writings by Swan
Writerspodium - A sister
site to Writers' Dock which allows writers to showcase their
work and, at the same time, make money! (including
The North Pole and Geography by Swan Morrison).
Leacock - One of the greatest
humour writers of all time. Find out more about
him and his work at the Stephen Leacock Memorial
Medal for Humour site.
by Ken Simm - A
contributor to our Writers' Showcase.
The Cynic Online
Magazine - Brilliant,
original humour writing (including I See
by Swan Morrison).
The Spoof! - One of the largest and
funniest online spoof news, satire and parody
newspapers on the Internet (including Britain
Sinks in Atlantic Storm, British
Sporting Victories Predicted For 2012 Olympics, New
Banking Disaster Shakes Investor Confidence, Alarm
at Increase in Crimes for Charity, In
Search of the Calorie, English
and the Art of Wildebeest Hunting, Fear
as Cockney Pandemic Sweeps UK, Tabloid
Readers Shamed, Tourists
Flock to See Non-existent, Abstract, Mathematical
Colleges Changing With The Times, Controversial
Report Published on 'Christmas in England', Star
Sign Reassignment Continues To Promote
World To Revert To Black-and-White, Year
Of 2012 To Be Postponed, EAS
Sufferers Receive European Court Backing, Weather-Related
Petitionary Prayer Could Cause Environmental
Catastrophes, Warn Scientists, Concern
As Football Supporter Defections Reach New High, Anti-Matter
'Missing' From Universe Is Found, 'Grow
Your Own' Embraced By Trend-Conscious Middle
Silence Of The Automobiles, CERN
Issues Instructions On The Capture And Storage Of
Higgs Bosons, IMF
Explains How World Debt Crisis Is To Be Solved By
"Imaginary Economics", Preparations
Underway For Journey Of Olympic Flame, "Leap
Centimetre" To Be Added To The Length Of The
Metre In 2012, Leveson
Inquiry Focuses On The Real Cause Of Dishonest,
Bullying And Unethical Tabloid Journalism, London
Borough Of Ealing Declared International Dark-Sky
Prepares For Scottish Independence, UK
Government To Take Urgent Action To Simplify
Everyday Life, The
Hunting Act 2004 - Eight Years On (An Undercover
Short Humour Site Report), Shortage
Of Suitable Acts Threatens Future Series Of Hit
ITV Show, Britain's Got Talent, London
2012 Olympic Opening Ceremony Exposes Non-existent
Sign Of Ophiuchus, General
Synod To Vote On A Boycott Of The Laws Of Physics, Continued
Failure To Vet Beef Supplies Would Result In
Flogging A Dead Horse, Says Food Industry and Literary
World Stunned By Claims That Thousands Of English
Words Have Gone Missing by Swan Morrison).
See also Spoof
Headlines by Swan Morrison.
Magazine - A digest of good stories
and humour that is published monthly, distributed
free to 10,000 households in central Alberta and
sent to subscribers across Canada. The November
2007 edition includes Mall Rescue by Swan Morrison.
Helium - Another
good site to showcase your writing talents at no
cost (including The
Fourth Generation Zoo, Stackers and The
by Swan Morrison).
Internet Directory - An
Internet directory with links to humour sites.
and Life, in Particular - laughoutloud, original,
homespun humor - plus a free to enter humor
competition! (including Casketech by Swan Morrison).
Story Library - Free Online
Magazine - Poetry, MicroFiction, Flash Fiction
and Short Stories (including The
by Swan Morrison).
- The laughter break that gets parents
through the week. Edited by Lisa Barker, a
contributor to this site.
- A home for speculative writing of all
genres (including Stackers and The
Kingdom of the Dead by Swan Morrison).
- A Writers' Digest (including Guiltman by Swan Morrison).
Flashshot - Great
exposure for 100 word pieces of writing (including
flash humour by
Swan Morrison from Flash Of The Headlights).
Shine Journal - 'Exceptional
Flash, Poetry, Art and Photography!' (including The
- More great online humour (including The
Memory of Water and The
Northville Review - Striving to
publish work that tweaks, pokes, bends, and
occasionally rolls its eyes at the everyday (including A
Monastic Life by Swan Morrison).
- A free writers' resource listing large
numbers of current fiction and poetry
publications. Includes entry for The Short
Writers' and Artists' Yearbook - Major reference
giving advice and information on getting
published. Listing are online.
University of the Bleeding Obvious - Lots of great
comic ideas. Lots of great funny stories.
Buzzle.com - Buzzle.com is
comprised of a dynamic network of authors and
content contributors who they proudly refer to as
their Intelligent Life on the Web (including I'd
Rather Be In Glastonbury and Waterloo by Swan Morrison).
- A literary ezine for word lovers
edited by Amit Parmessur, a regular contributor to the Short
Humour Site, (including Rivermarsh
Swan Morrison in the October 2010 edition).
Find out more about Amit at: http://www.writerscafe.org/Amit
McStorytellers - Great
stories by writers who were born in Bonnie
Scotland (or have a strong Scottish connection).
Day Poets - Every Day Poets is a magazine that
specializes in bringing you fine, short poetry.
The Managing Editor is Oonah Joslin who is a contributor to the Short
Tracks Santa - Bear this site in mind for the
children at Christmas. It's a charming and
inspired stroke of comic genius.
welcometowherever - A beautiful site containing a
diverse collection of artwork, poetry and prose (including I Guess That's Why They
Call It The Blues and The Da Vinci Code by Swan Morrison).
In addition, two Swan Morrison stories appear in
an anthology of work from this site. These are The Da Vinci Code and Star Sign Reassignment
Continues To Promote Controversy. The anthology, called Welcome
To Wherever - The Birthday Anthology
can be obtained from Amazon
UK and Amazon
Daily News - British comedy
website featuring fake news and real other stuff,
from travel diaries to scary pub
reviews. Broadcast from London, Monday to Friday.
into Wellness - This blog
chronicles experiences that connect writing and
wellness. It features many forms of authentic
writing. Images and stories that stimulate
reflection, as well as original gratitude
expressions from personal experiences are main
features. Related research and on-going projects
from other sources are high-lighted. Like-minded
readers are invited to share their experiences
and insights within the writing/wellness
Queen's English Society -
Promoting good English.
Excellent reading on a diverse range of fact and
fiction. Currently seeking submissions of around
1500 words, although can be flexible.