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Bestselling author Charly Cox on how anyone can start writing poetry

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Ready for 2021? Get inspired with these literary New Year quotes

These uplifting lines will help you feel steadier as the new year begins.

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Moya Crockett
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Entertainment

Patti Smith is performing a tribute to NHS workers on NYE – here’s how you can watch

The punk rock legend will be rocking in 2021 with a very special broadcast.

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Christobel Hastings
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Music

Taylor Swift fans are convinced her surprise album has this link to Emily Dickinson

And they have presented their convincing case.

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Hollie Richardson
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Nikita Gill talks poetry, feminism, white privilege and the #BeKind movement
People

Nikita Gill just nailed the big problem with the #BeKind movement

“Piers Morgan is the last person who should talk about being kind to anyone.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Francesca Brown
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Don’t let them grind you down with these encouraging quotes

From Margaret Atwood and Zadie Smith to Roald Dahl, take heart from these inspiring quotes.

Margaret Atwood, author of The Handmaid's Tale
Books

Margaret Atwood has unveiled her latest project, and it’s coming in November

We’re so ready for this.

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Lauren Geall
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Books

9 best bedtime stories for a peaceful night’s sleep (if you can put them down)

Looking for a new book to fall asleep to? Look this way...

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Quotes

Top 50 quotes on change from literature

All the inspiration you need for life's biggest moments of change

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Francesca Brown
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Inspirational quotes from literature
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30 of literature’s most inspirational quotes about strength

In need of some support and inspiration? Maya Angelou, Michelle Obama, Harper Lee and more have encouraging words for you.

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Francesca Brown
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The 50 most romantic quotes from literature
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50 of the most romantic quotes from literature

The greatest expressions of love ever written

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Christmas poetry: what to read at christmas
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25 Christmas poems that capture the spirit of the season

From kindness to chaos, these poems truly tap into the emotions and actions of the festive period.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Dickinson is sexy, strange and seriously good – it’s the surprise feminist hit of the year

Don’t sleep on AppleTV+’s wacky and wonderful Emily Dickinson biopic.

Life

5 lessons in confidence from a spoken word poet

Because life's a stage

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Books

8 trailblazing female poets you need to add to your reading list

Sales of poetry books are on the rise - and we can see why.

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Rosalind Jana
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Books

5 beautiful poems to read when you need a good cry

Moving poetry selected by women including Judi Dench, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Elena Ferrante.

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Best books of October 2019
Books

Autumn reads, breakout poetry and non-fiction books everyone will be talking about

October’s books are an unmissable mix of thrillers, true-life tales and iconic women writers.

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Francesca Brown
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Visible Women

Hailee Steinfeld is a serious rebel in the new trailer for Dickinson

“I do what I want, I go where I want”.

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Moya Crockett
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September's best new books
Books

From poetry to feminism via memoir, thrillers and great reads, September’s books are incredible

Some of 2019’s biggest book releases are about to arrive on your reading list.

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Francesca Brown
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Hollie Richardson
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That “back to school” feeling isn’t just for kids, so here’s some inspiration to get you through it

Read these inspirational poetry quotes to take you into autumn.

Books

The best non-fiction, addictive thrillers and moving stories: July books are here

Say hello to the 10 incredibly good books that will blow you away this summer...

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Francesca Brown
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