BRIDGET WHELAN writer

for writers and readers….

Interview with a published short story writer – and an invitation

This striking cover belongs to a new collection of short stories. I’ve read it, I love it and I think you might as well… 15 Minutes is about people whose … Continue reading

October 2, 2017 · 6 Comments

HURRY! Two week window to submit to a mainstream publisher

Tinder Press – part of Headline publishing group – have announced that for two weeks authors without an agent will be able to submit a manuscript directly to them. The … Continue reading

March 2, 2015 · 16 Comments

Literary Prize for unpublished novels or short story collections

The SI Leeds Literary Prize for unpublished fiction by black and Asian women writers in the UK is now accepting entries for the 2014 Prize. The prize runs biennially and … Continue reading

February 6, 2014 · 6 Comments

Safari Friday searching the web for writers and readers — a new home for short stories on the web

Like short stories? Want to read more or find a home for those you write? ReadWave – a short story website based in London that has attracted a big following … Continue reading

September 6, 2013 · 1 Comment