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6 practical ways to start your own magazine, according to Aurelia Magazine’s editor Kya Buller

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    You’ve written your first book, now here’s how to get it published

  • Image of best selling author Charley Cox next to the front cover of her book 'Validate Me'
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    Bestselling author Charly Cox on how anyone can start writing poetry

  • children's author Jacqueline Wilson smiles with a pile of her published books
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    Jacqueline Wilson’s 11 tips for writing a great children's book

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New book covers for March 2021, including The Hill We Climb by Amanda Gorman
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22 new books where incredible women take centre stage

Memoirs, biographies, fiction, poetry and self-help from women who will change your life.

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Francesca Brown
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Life

Freelance journalists: how to pitch an article to stylist.co.uk

Here's everything you need to know

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Stylist Team
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“Why do I still not have enough time to get stuff done in lockdown?”

One writer shares the guilt she feels around not “doing enough” right now.

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Hollie Richardson
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Wellbeing

“This ‘brain dump’ journaling technique reduced my night time anxiety”

How writing down her thoughts and feelings from the day helped one writer get to sleep.

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Chloe Gray
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Hollie Richardson
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The Booker Prize 2020 shortlist is your autumn reading sorted

Check out 2020's must-reads.

Women's Prize for Fiction 2020 winner.
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The big lesson this year’s Women's Prize winner wants us to take from her book

Find out who won the prestigious prize on its 25th anniversary.

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Hollie Richardson
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JK Rowling just debunked some major Harry Potter myths – and we are stupefied

Those Edinburgh landmarks are not what they seem.

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Hollie Richardson
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10 super-short and seriously powerful reads

Bites of flash fiction from Lydia Davis, Roxane Gay and more.

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Francesca Brown
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Life

This fascinating research shows writing thank you notes can actually boost wellbeing

Letters of gratitude really do make a difference.

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Moya Crockett
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Long Reads

The heartwarming story of Keanu Reeves, Emma Forrest and a fan letter

Emma Forrest wrote Keanu Reeves a fan letter when she was 12. Here’s what happened when he replied...

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Emma Forrest
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Life

How to deal with a broken heart at Christmas, according to three writers

When everyone around you is indulging in all the festive season has to offer, how do you deal with your broken heart?

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Sarah Shaffi
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Win a rural writing retreat with Arvon to celebrate the release of Knives Out

Free your imagination and let your writing off the leash

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Struggling to write that book? Marian Keyes’ words on failure are the ultimate inspiration

And they apply to every area of your life.

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Hollie Richardson
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21 writing tips from writers who’ve made it   

Brilliant advice on how to write, from the writers who have succeeded.

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Hannah Connolly
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What it really takes to become a writer, according to Roald Dahl

Ever dreamed of becoming an author? Look this way...

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Stylist Team
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Lyra McKee, journalist murdered in Londonderry
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Lyra McKee’s anthology of “expression and courage” to be published one year after her murder

The activist was shot in Derry earlier this year.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

Candice Carty-Williams believes everyone has a story to tell – here’s why

“You have a voice – your writing and your voice are valid.”

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Lauren Geall
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The Comedy Women in Print Prize shortlist has been announced.
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Comedy Women in Print Prize announces inaugural shortlist

The Comedy Women in Print Prize has announced its shortlist, and prepare to laugh yourselves silly…

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Sarah Shaffi
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Hollie Richardson
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Game of Thrones: Caitlin Moran’s latest views on Jon Snow are too funny to miss

They are also SO true

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Life

Woman, 35, writes her own obituary before dying of cancer

Bailey Jean Matheson pens moving tribute to loved ones

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Anna Brech
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