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The new Writing Magazine is in the shops today!

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Nights are drawing in – an ideal excuse to improve your writing with the November issue of WM

This month, you can get your spook on with our ten top tips for writing Halloween horror.  We show you how to grow an idea into a great story, and look at creative solutions to the most common beginner writing problems. Our star interview is genre-defying novelist Louise Doughty, whose latest novel, Platform Seven, is a psychological thriller with a a supernatural twist.

If you're looking for reasons to get writing, how's this for monthly motivation – 18 competitions to enter, 52 chances to get published, 11 exercises to try and £35,000 in writing prizes to be won!

The November issue is the shops today, or you can buy it here in print and digital editions.

 

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