Writers & Artists


The best industry advice for writers and artists, we have expert advice articles, inspirational author interviews, competitions, a lively online community and editorial services for every stage of your writing journey.

Flash – The International Short-Short Story Magazine


Flash is a biannual literary magazine, publishing quality flash fiction and reviews of up to 360 words. Flash aims to include stories told from all angles and by writers hailing from all points of the compass.

Thresholds: Home of the International Short Story Forum


Thresholds: We are based at the University of Chichester, in West Sussex, and aim to provide a creative and supportive space for anyone interested in the Short Story form – from Creative Writing and Literature students, to editors, lecturers, writers and readers of short fiction – wherever you are in the world.

Wow! Women on Writing


Never stale! The Muffin provides daily writing tips, inspiration and updates from the bakers of WOW!

Poetry Foundation

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The Poetry Foundation, publisher of Poetry magazine, is an independent literary
organization committed to a vigorous presence for poetry in our culture. It exists to discover and celebrate the best poetry and to place it before the largest possible audience.

George Orwell’s Diaries


The Orwell Prize is Britain’s most prestigious prize for political writing. Every year since 1994, it has rewarded the book and to the journalism which comes closest to George Orwell’s ambition ‘to make political writing into an art’. A Blog Prize was awarded for the first time in 2009, launched following the success of this blog.

Writercize Blog

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Exercises to inspire word play, hone the craft of the written word and bulldoze writer’s block for authors, bloggers, poets, freelancers, teachers, students, dreamers and writers of all kind.

Writer’s Digest

Write Better, Get Published


Jungle Red Writers


7 smart and sassy crime fiction writers dish on writing and life. It’s The View. With bodies.

Watt Padd


Discover a world of unlimited stories! Wattpad is the world’s largest community of readers and writers. Wattpad is a place to discover and share stories: a social platform that connects people through words. It is a community that spans borders, interests, languages. With Wattpad, anyone can read or write on any device: phone, tablet, or computer.