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Mslexia Magazine - Issue 99

Mslexia Magazine - Issue 99

Full of creative inspiration, practical advice and original poetry, fiction and memoir

Finding a creative writing course that suits you, the power of poetry collectives, and how to turn an idea into a piece of writing.

In this issue

Showcase Jenna Clake introduces her selection of poems and short stories on the theme of 'poison'

Learning by doing Celia Brayfield on finding a creative writing course that suits you

A pride of poets Courtney Conrad on the value of poetry collectives

Taking a line for a walk Louise Doughty explores how to turn an idea into a piece of writing

Strength in numbers Loree Westron on teaming up with fellow authors to sell their books

PLUS: Natasha Onwuemezi interviews award-winning novelist Ayòbámi Adébáyò, Kate Mascarenhas explains how social research can help you create characters, and we reveal the winner of our 2022 Poetry Pamphlet Competition


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