Get a 20% discount at Writers & Artists’ agents event at York Literature Festival

Writers & Artists return to the York Literature Festival in March with a fantastic line-up of literary agents ready to offer expert advice on how to pitch your novel successfully.   Sam Copeland, Sallyanne Sweeney and Jo Unwin spend their working lives looking for exciting authors to represent. Here – via a few examples of submission…


Scriptwriting contest: Chesil Theatre’s 10×10 Playwriting Competition

  Ten-minute plays are invited inspired by the life, lyrics and/or legend of David Bowie Ten winning plays will be performed in October 2016 at Chesil Theatre’s 10×10 New Writing Festival. Deborah Edgington, Chesil Theatre’s 10×10 producer, said: ‘This year’s 10×10 will pay homage to David Bowie, one of the most creative geniuses of our…


Travel writing call for submissions: Lonely Planet Anthology

Travel writer and editor Don George is inviting submissions for the 2016 Lonely Planet literary anthology Don says: ‘For the 2016 Lonely Planet literary anthology, to be published this November, I’m looking for original, unpublished stories describing a particularly transformational, life-enhancing, and life-changing travel experience. I’m open to all kinds of experiences in all kinds…