Shit & Whimsy

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Planning VS Pantsing

Storytime. A long time ago in a galaxy, well, actually this galaxy, but that’s a lot less snappy than the original… Wait. I probably should have thought that out before I…

Writing Competitions & Opportunities – July 2020

Here comes July! Oh my actual god. Lockdown’s easing but your subbing habit’s definitely not. We’ve put together over 70 writing competitions, calls for submission, and excellent things with deadlines…

Writing Competitions & Opportunities – May 2020

Mayday, mayday, we’re all still in lockdown, so let’s escape through the magic of FICTION. Join our #Submit2020 challenge and set your sights on some juicy, delicious, tantalising May submission…

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