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The writing retreat in Somerset
The Writing Retreat
October 17, 2023
Come and stay in a peaceful cottage in a writing shed.
BBC Radio Somerset – lean in and listen
May 29, 2023
Sometimes, a quick email works wonders. I wrote to Radio Somerset, letting them know that Fresh Fiction short story nights are featuring at Ilminster LIt ...
Submissions Open for Midsummer Myth or Magic
May 24, 2023
Submissions Open until June 2nd
Ilminster Literary Festival
May 24, 2023
Fresh Fiction is going to be part of Ilminster Literature Festival
Announcing Fresh Fiction Writers
August 25, 2022
Come along and listen to writers reading their best work. BUY TICKETS £7, £6 comps We’re thrilled to announce the stories which will be ...
June 29, 2022
Polish your submissions for Novel Nights events
How to end your novel or short story
April 16, 2021
Writers’ Cafe on endings in novels How do end your novel? During April’s monthly writers’ cafe writers in the Novel Nights community discussed endings in ...
Novel Competitions 2021
March 14, 2021
An overview of novel competitions across the UK with closing dates for submissions. Competition What they say Closing Date Website Link The Bridport Prize ...
King of Rabbits
Review of King of Rabbits by debut author Karla Neblett.
February 19, 2021
Karla Neblett’s debut novel, King of Rabbits will burst into the world on March 25th, 2021. It’s the lead debut title in 2021 for William ...
Novel Nights Virtual Cafe 2021
January 9, 2021
Over coffee this morning, we acknowledged the new world order as we find it in January 2021 – the end of the warmest year ever, ...
Virtual Cafe notes – titles
December 5, 2020
Writers from all over the South West region from Stroud down to Sidmouth met to chat about finding the right title for the books. We’ve ...
Notes from the Novel Nights Cocktail Cafe on the subject of food and character
November 30, 2020
At our virtual cafes we get together to chat about topics of interest to other writers. At our last cocktail session we discussed characters. Our ...