Links to Writers and Writing


Authors:

Terry Pratchett - Home of the wonderful books of Terry Pratchett
Atwood
Margaret Atwood - Website for the unparalleled Margaret Atwood.
William Dalrymple - My favourite travel/history writer. Stunningly evocative and jam packed with information. Beautiful.


Flash Dog websites and blogs:

Mark A. King - Recent UK based novelist with 'Metropolitan Dreams'
Liz Hedgecock - Another UK novelist and novelleta.
Beth Deitchman - Yep, another US Flash Dog writerer from the lovely Luminous Creatures Press.
Emily June Street - California based noveller, including the Velocipede Races.
Casey Rose Frank - A freelance writerer and voracious readerer from the east coast of the US.
Tamara Rogers - Writing and Images from the wonderfully talented Flash Dogs cover artist.
Holly Geely - US based writer of novesl, novellas, and short story collections.
Steph Ellis - the prolific and wonderful Steph.
Tamara Shoemaker - fab writerer and wonderful editor from Virginia, US of A.
F.E. Clark - Great artist and writer from up in the north east of Scotland
Emily Livingstone - Fictionalist from New England


Podcasts and Magazines:

ClarkesWorld1
Clarkesworld - Monthly SF and F magazine and great podcast
EscapePod1
EscapePod - A fab weekly SF Podcast magazine.



Flash Fiction Competition and Challenges:

Angry Hourglass - Angry Hourglass 360 word challenge, from Sat lunchtime (UK) to Sunday midnightish
Microcosms
Microcosms - Friday all day - 300 word max challenge
Thursday Threads - 250 word challenge, on a Thursday surprisingly


Writing Groups:

FlashD
The Flash Dogs - Fabulous Flash and Short Fiction writers group, spread across the inter world.
PP
The Poised Pen - Poised Pen, Liverpool Writing Group
NAWG - National Association of Writer's Groups (UK)
Wow
Writing on the Wall - Annual Liverpool writing festival