Useful Websites and Blogs from Writing Friends

Julie Phillips:


Iain Pattison:

Kath McGurl (Womag Writer) :

Teresa Ashby :

Penny Legg :

Lynne Hackles :

Alex Gazzola (Mistakes Writers Make) :

Helen Yendall :

Luca Caruana – Power Your Words – After being one of my students, Luca has gone on to set up his own SEO/editing/proofreading/copywriting business. Check out his services at

Rob Innis :


Writing Magazines

Writing Magazine / Writers News :

Writers’ Forum:

Writer’s Wheel :

Writers’ Digest :

The Writer :

Mslexia :

KISHBOO  is a non- profit UK based e-magazine published on 3 digital formats.
Packed with articles, book reviews and more! Ongoing story competition.
FREE online and FREE on an android app.

Writing Organisations

Society of Authors :


Romantic Novelists’ Association:

Crime Writers’ Association:

Historical Writers’ Association:

Society of Women Writers and Journalist:

Football Writers’ Association:

Association of Christian Writers:

Fitness Writers’ Association:

Horror Writers’ Association:

The Guild of Food Writers:

British Guild of Travel Writers:

Outdoor Writers and Photographers Guild:

British Science Fiction Association:

Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators:


Writing Holidays

Writers’ Holiday :

Writers Summer School (Swanwick) :

Relax & Write :