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Word Factory creates literary excellence and long-term relationships supporting the next generation of short story writers. We are a team of writers with a track record in securing national reputation, publication and representation for those we work with.

“The national organisation supporting excellence in short fiction” – The Guardian

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“The Busy Writer in March” – News and Opportunities

I don’t know if it’s because of y’know… EVERYTHING… but spring feels that little more springy this year. And, by way of celebration, here is the list of what’s budding [stop it. Ed]  coming in March 2021…

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Our salons and classes feature the best contemporary writers in an intimate and relaxed environment. Join us at these events, get involved and enjoy great storytelling. If you can’t attend, watch, listen and read some of our greatest moments…