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Hoping to make Crime pay? Free online Masterclass on crime writing might help…

The Writing Academy at Penguin Random House say they will reveal the secrets of crime writing in all its gory details in an online masterclass that will run later this week. … Continue reading

March 26, 2018 · 8 Comments

Reminder for Crime and Thriller Writers: major literary agency wants to see your manuscript.

TOMORROW!! Check out my post about United Agents Open House policy throughout August. Tomorrow  is the day for writers of crime fiction and thrillers.

August 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Delve into the dark underbelly of the Criminal World for this Scottish Short Story Competition

The Bloody Scotland short story competition wants stories on the theme ‘Bad Luck and Trouble. The winner will receive £1,000, a weekend pass to Bloody Scotland Festival 2013 and a … Continue reading

July 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Ever wondered where you might bury a body? Crime Writing Course in Dublin might help you make up your mind

The Irish Centre in Parnell Square, Dublin are running a week long crime writing course starting on July 29th with author Arlene Hunt. Organisers say this is a writing-heavy, intensive … Continue reading

July 13, 2013 · Leave a comment