What's happening in Womag land?
Are you researching, writing, subbing? Had any acceptances, publications or rejections? Any other news?
Do you have tips to share, questions to ask, or suggestions for this blog?
If you're wondering about the photo, it's a lock on the Caledonian canal. Its (admittedly slight) link to womagwriting, is that just as I was about to take it, I got a call from Liz Smith, the My Weekly fiction editor at the time. Feel free to use it as a picture prompt. If you'd like other writing prompts, short exercises and story/scene suggestions then you might find this book useful.
Talking of sharing news, do you like this illustration in The People's Friend Special which is out this week?
I didn't mention the character being a redhead or wearing glasses in the story, but I had both when I visited The Friend offices last year – and I don't think my fondness for purple is much of a secret.