Here’s a list of links to things that I like
- Adventures in Fiction
A literary consultancy offering appraisal and mentoring. The consultancy also runs the Apprenticeships in Fiction programme, which I was lucky enough to be offered a place on in 2008/09.
- Words with Jam
A great online magazine for writers. It’s free. All you need to do is subscribe.
- Flash 500 competition
A quarterly flash fiction completion with good prizes plus publication of the winning story.
- Triskele Books
A writers’ collective showcasing some great new writers.
- Amanda Hodgkinson
Amazingly talented writer and author of the hugely successful 22 Britannia Road.
- Dan Holloway
Check out his acclaimed novel, Songs From the Other Side of the Wall. It’s about a teenage girl growing up in post-communist Hungary.
- Sue Howe
Queen of microfiction and a very funny woman.
- Gillian Hamer
As Gilly says: “I live in a world full of murderers and rapists, dodgy police officers and heart broken victims. This world I can handle. The real world I have issues with.”
- Lorraine Mace
Freelance writer, columnist and tutor for the Writers Bureau. She’s also a prolific writer of short stories, novels and young adult fiction.
- Jill Marsh
JJ Marsh is a very talented writer of short stories and crime novels. She also writes a damn good blog.
- Jo Reed
Author of the ‘Blood Dancers’ series of novels, a dark contemporary fantasy tracing four generations of a family that should never have existed.