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Latest issue:

Forgotten heroines: lives written the margins of history
Life and death among literary mags
Writing in prisons
Chemotherapy and creativity
A house-to-house book tour

Also:
Paula Hawkins
Carolyn Forché
Michèle Roberts
Lucy Gannon
Jill Dawson
Ruby Wax
Ayisha Malik

More new submissions slots, new information and great writing: Issue 70 looks at the ever-under-threat literary zine scene; Susmita Bhattacharya keeps writing while undergoing chemo; Shamim Sarif takes on Hollywood’s attitude to women; and Veronika Robinson outlines how to run your own small-space book tour.

Michele Roberts introduces the winners of our fantastic Short Story Competition, and articles lead you through the world’s of fantasy and historical fiction writing. Debbie Taylor talks writing in an interview with best-selling author Paula Hawkins.

In terms of practical advice, take a peek at agent Jenny Brown’s pitch surgery, Mim Skinner on teaching writing in prisons), your community forum – get tips on how to support your fellow writers, and share your opinions. There’s also pages and pages of opportunities and special ‘insights’ into the minds behind the mags, the competitions, the grants and the theatres.


Mslexia tells you all you need to know about exploring your creativity and getting into print.

No other magazine provides Mslexia’s unique mix of debate and analysis, advice and inspiration; news, reviews, interviews; competitions, events, courses, grants. All served up with a challenging selection of new poetry and prose submitted by published and unpublished authors.

Mslexia is read by top authors and absolute beginners. A quarterly masterclass in the business and psychology of writing, it’s the essential magazine for women who write.

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