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DHH Literary Agency its second round of pitching sessions

Monday, September 4th, 2017

DHH Literary Agency is holding its second round of pitching sessions for unrepresented writers in November. With a view to finding new clients, and following its first successful session held in April this year, five agents will be available for a 10-minute slot for an individual writers to pitch their story and receive “honest and valuable” […]



Young Oxfordshire Writers competition

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

Oxford’s society for published authors The WiO Young Oxfordshire Writers competition Writers in Oxford is using its 25th anniversary to attract and engage with a younger audience, in a writing competition for Young Oxfordshire Writers aged 18-30. £1000 will be given away in cash prizes, and 25 entrants will receive a two-year honorary membership of […]



My Argentine experience

Friday, July 28th, 2017

Nate Peligeiro After an initial weekend enjoying a guest room in a San Isidro mansion, boat excursions on the river near Tigre, and Indian summer sun, I found myself broke in San Telmo holed up in a room with a crumbling ceiling, dripping water, and ‘abajo las cucarachas’ scribbled large over my mattress as a […]



Publicity for cowards

Friday, July 21st, 2017

  My debut novel, Mother of Darkness, was published last month. I’ve written the story of a lost soul, Matty Corani, living in Soho as it changes, and Matty’s corresponding transformation – it’s a tale of messianic delusion, drug abuse and loss described variously as sordid, squalid and revolting, or lyrical, wry and darkly comic. […]



The WiO Young Oxfordshire Writers competition

Friday, May 26th, 2017

Oxford’s society for published authors The WiO Young Oxfordshire Writers competition Writers in Oxford is using its 25th anniversary to attract and engage with a younger audience, in a writing competition for Young Oxfordshire Writers aged 18-30. £1000 will be given away in cash prizes, and 25 entrants will receive a two-year honorary membership of […]