The Writer's Workshop

The Best Writing Sites to Publish On

We’ve all been there. You’re watching television, or reading a book, and bang- you’ve got an idea that you want to write about. A story that will shake the literary world to its foundations. And, quite naturally, you want to share your genius with the rest of the Internet. Why not? Bestselling authors like Sarah… Continue reading The Best Writing Sites to Publish On

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The Bookshop Tour

Stop Number One: Hatchard’s

Let’s go back to where it all began... Hatchard’s, which is, if rumour is to be believed, the UK’s oldest bookshop. Founded in 1797 by one John Hatchard, bookseller, the bookshop hasn’t moved from its current location in Piccadilly- why would you, though, it’s next to Fortnum and Mason’s- for over two centuries. The building… Continue reading Stop Number One: Hatchard’s

Reviews · The Bookshop Tour

The Great Little Bookshop Tour of London

Where would booklovers be without their bookshops? The internet doesn’t compare to the feeling of walking into a shop with the latest bestsellers packed on the walls, with people browsing and that lovely smell of books in the air. During my skint university days I had a habit of going into bookshops and reading the… Continue reading The Great Little Bookshop Tour of London

Book Reviews · Reading Thoughts

Book Review: The Song Rising (The Bone Season 3)

The first time I picked up The Bone Season, the first book in Samantha Shannon’s trilogy, I was stunned by the fact that I’d never heard of it before. How had such a phenomenally successful series slipped past the hands of a fantasy nut? I was determined to give it a go, and within a… Continue reading Book Review: The Song Rising (The Bone Season 3)

The Writer's Workshop

The Best Writing Communities To Join

If you’re anything like me, you love to write but you find yourself adrift in a world where people don’t often want to talk about it. How many hours have I spent hunched over my laptop only to be met with blank incomprehension when I start telling my friends about it? Too many, frankly. Being… Continue reading The Best Writing Communities To Join