Win a scholarship place on the Six Month Novel

Win a spot on this year’s Six Month Novel, and complete your draft by September   Writing a novel is hard work, and perhaps the hardest part is getting to the end of a first draft, creating something that feels like it could, one day, be an actual novel in...

Make 2018 your best writing year yet

Hooray, your 2018 writing planner is here! I LOVE goals. I get why people hate New Year’s Resolutions – I do too. They just seem like setups for failure to me. But looking at last year to identify the frustrations I want to change and actually celebrating...

Christmas gifts for writers

Now, we writers think we are easy to buy for. Easy. A bit of stationery and we’re happy! The people who love us may beg to differ though, so I asked lots of writers what they actually want to make life easier. You’re welcome. Here are the best...

A writing prompt advent calendar, woo!

Here’s a little silly little online advent calendar to make you smile while you’re procrastinating writing. Just click on the right date and your prompt will pop up box will pop up. Set a timer (5-20 minutes is good) and write non-stop. It’s...