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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.
Author and advocate of ‘wild writing’ Natasha Carthew joined us to talk about how she drafts her work, settings as characters and why she writes outside.
PWA’s Sarah Farley explains in detail how to format and submit your work to agents and competitions for the best chance at success.
Faber Academy alumna Ann Roberts discovered the key to staying motivated with her writing is self-compassion, and how it can help anyone progress.
Jen S Wight writes candidly about the problems that stood in her way, and how her determination led to the official release of her book Rattled.
Our alumni spoke to the publishing director of Myriad Editions, Candida Lacey, about what she looks for in a debut writer, the benefits of using a small, independent publishing house and how to submit your work.
Author and PWA tutor Lee Weatherly speaks to our Getting Started: Beginners’ Fiction students about creating great characters and writing convincing dialogue.
Author Lucy Caldwell talks to our Faber Academy alumni about her research process and the difference between writing for the stage and the page.
Author Lucy Caldwell talks to our Faber Alumni about her history with short stories, point of view and the drafting process.
Playwright and author Hannahy Vincent joined us to discuss the differences between forms, how to get funding to write and what makes good dialogue.
Literary consultancy Cornerstone’s director Helen Corner-Bryant explains the dos and don’ts of attending the London Book Fair, and why it should be on your agenda this year.