A rounded writer: What it’s like to be forged in the fires of HARDCOPY
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A rounded writer: What it’s like to be forged in the fires of HARDCOPY

By Jen Seyderhelm. From feeling like the lurking impostor in the room, to proudly donning the title of ‘Writer’, 2017 Hardcopier and 2018 Hardcopy blogger, Jen Seyderhelm, shares what she gained from this rich writing and publishing development program. (Hint, if you look carefully at this piece, you’ll see Jen’s had a little fun spelling … Continue reading

Being a Paid Writer
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Being a Paid Writer

Blogger in Residence, Aidan Bennett, discusses the significant difference that being a paid writer makes to your output and strategy. Being a paid writer, as in one who writes for pay and not royalties, can be hard work. Copywriters, freelance writers, ghost writers and online writers, all have one main concern, brand management, the need to add in some way … Continue reading

Not another lit mag…
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Not another lit mag…

Words by Helen Scheuerer, Founding Editor of Writer’s Edit Today, the online space is brimming with literary magazines, writers’ advice sites and author blogs. We’re spoilt, or even, overwhelmed with choice. So, at a time of over-population in the market, why start a new lit mag? Why add another to your TBR list? Why read … Continue reading