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Keep up to date with our latest news, discounts, competitions and events, and find out more about the world of writing in our exclusive interviews with authors, agents, publishers, editors, business and screenwriters.
Helen Corner-Bryant and Kathryn Price from literary consultancy Cornerstones explain why writers need to learn to edit.
Actress and writer Katherine Press speaks to screenwriter Rob Williams about his journey into the industry, how to handle editor’s notes and High End TV.
Faber Academy alumna Steph Rouse was worrying that after the completion of her course she’d be without a strong writing community – so she formed her own.
Author Julia Crouch outlines her top tips for crime writers.
Author Tim Relf – who writes as T. R. Richmond – gives a rundown of his top tips for crime writers.
Writer and tutor Mark Jervis gives us his top tips for making the most of your short stories.
Screenwriting tutor Ciaran Hayden answers John Yorke Story, Story for Screen students’ questions on troublesome midsections, characters’ desires and how long to make a series.
Author Anj Cairns explains how she wrote her first novel, and why she chose to self-publish rather than follow traditional routes.
Our Writing Short Fiction students spoke to bestselling short fiction writer Chris Fielden about competitions, his writing group and his influences.
Lizzie Strasser interviews bestselling crime author Sam Blake about her writing process, characterisation and the importance of research in crime fiction.