And just in time for Christmas!
The unique Mslexia Writer’s Diary is designed to be a constant creative companion throughout the coming year. With inspirational messages and reading recommendations from top authors, a comprehensive directory of literary resources and plenty of room for notes, plus ideas and exercises specially devised to help writers break their isolation and work together. Last year’s diary was one of the Independent’s top ten for 2012.
This year’s diary has been produced in partnership with Anam Cara, Circle of Misse, Cyprus Well, Faber Academy, Literature & Latte, Moniack Mhor, New Writing North, Skyros, The Poetry School, Tŷ Newydd and Writing West Midlands.
The sturdy user-friendly format has a rigid plastic outer cover, wiro binding, ribbon bookmark and stout elastic to keep extra papers secure. Measuring 14cm x 18cm, it’s the essential toolkit for the creative woman on the move. Visit www.mslexia.co.uk/diary for more information – including special offers and gift bundles for Christmas.
■ editing symbols and manuscript layout guide
■ need-to-know directory of writers’ resources
■ weekly inspiration and reading recommendations from top authors
■ key dates in the literary year
■ table for tracking your submissions
■ section for recording books lent and borrowed
■ A-Z telephone and email contacts
■ week-to-view diary pages
■ lots (and lots) of blank pages for your own notes
They have some great offers and gift bundles for Christmas on their website, too, including the option of adding The Journal of Katherine Mansfield (Persephone Books) for just £8.50 (RRP £12) or The Twelve Poems of Christmas Vol. 4 edited by Carol Ann Duffy (Candlestick Press) for £3.50 (RRP £4.95).