Here Be Dragons, by Anne Wilson

Anna, a writer who draws inspiration for her fairy-tale characters from her assorted friends and acquaintances meets Nils, a Danish farmer turned restaurateur. Seeking inspiration for her dragon character Anna visits Nils’ cave-house in Mallorca. A relationship develops between them but a primeval Norse dragon which possesses the power to manipulate fate rises larger than…


Call for submissions: Poetry and flash fiction on the theme of witches and witchcraft

  Three Drops Press is compiling a special paperback anthology of writing on witches, rituals and spells Three drops Press publisheds folklore journal Three Drops From a Cauldron. The anthology, titled Full Moon and Foxglove, will be edited by Kate Garrett and published by Three Drops Press. It will be published later in 2016. Send…


First Brympton Literature Festival runs until Thursday

The first Brympton Literature and Arts Festival is now on, at Brympton House, near Yeovil in Somerset. The festival runs until Thursday, with speakers still to appear including Margaret Graham, Sophie Duffy, Helena Drysdal, Young Elizabeth author Kate Williams, The Garden Party author Sarah Challis, Adrian Tinniswood and Prue Leith. There are also workshops on…


Inspiration Month: Day 20

Throughout the month of June, we’ll be posting you a daily creative writing prompt. Sometimes these will be a single word, sometimes a storyline to follow. It might be an exercise, it might be an idea to get you started. Make sure you check back every day for your new prompt, and let us know…