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Interview with Jess Thomas, winner of the 2017 Mother's Milk Books Writing Prize (fiction category)

​Thanks so much to Jess for taking part in this Q&A and offering up such useful insights. Jess also deserves double thanks because she's the behind-the-scenes star who's volunteered her time to helping me deal with the poetry prize submissions , so that I can catch up with other things, like publishing posts and sending off parcels of books. Th...
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Interview with Victoria Bennett, winner of the 2017 Mother's Milk Books Writing Prize (non-fiction category)

As there is now only one week to go until the deadline for submissions for the Mother's Milk Books Poetry Prize it's about time that I shared this interview with Victoria Bennett, the non-fiction winner of last year's prize . Many thanks to Victoria for taking the time to answer my questions with such insightful answers, and I hope it inspires the ...
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Interview with Dawn Allen, winner of the Mother's Milk Books Writing Prize (prose category)

As there are now only 12 days to go until the deadline for submissions for the Mother’s Milk Books Writing Prize  I thought it was high time that I shared this interview with Dawn Allen, the prose winner of last year’s prize. Many thanks to Dawn for taking the time to answer my questions and I hope it inspires YOU to put pen to paper and enter our Writing Prize!

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Confessions of an Editor (as well as some submitting tips)

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Guest — maddy@writingbubble
This is such an interesting read, particularly as I'm in the middle of reading the book, so have already read some of the stories ... Read More
Wednesday, 01 June 2016 20:32
Guest — Antonia
That's really interesting! I think more editors need to share their process, and it makes me want to read Grimm Reality when perha... Read More
Thursday, 02 June 2016 17:26
Guest — Sophie Lovett
Really interesting post - which makes me want to read this collection even more! I'm hoping I might finally have time when I finis... Read More
Monday, 06 June 2016 11:57
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