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Lack of time and confidence are issues for many women writers. Mslexia looks at ways of outwitting the practical and psychological gremlins that undermine your muse.
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We did it! Issue 100 of Mslexia is here.
Women′s writing over the last 25 years, 100 ways to write a book, writing through abuse, public art, erasure poetry, journalling with objects and what′s new in ′dark academia′.
Bedside table Margaret Busby tells us what she′s reading in bed.
Interview Debbie Taylor talks to crime legend Val McDermid.
Ethics and memoir Lily Dunn discusses how to protect your loved ones when writing memoir.
PLUS Prizewinning short stories and flash fictions.