Where new writing finds its voice

Useful Links

This is an archive site. Unfortunately we don't swap reciprocal links any more.


Amazing Grace
'Tell me a story...'

A pint for the ghost
Haunted poems and stories coming to an odd location near you later this year...

Arlene Ang
Journal writing and other ways to talk to myself

Baroque in Hackney
Poetry, criticism and comment

The Roving Editor
Nosing out the best new writing on the net

Untitled Books
Stories, articles, recommendations and beautiful books from extraordinary writers.

Women Rule Writer
Short story fan

Events & Festivals

Literary Death Match
A reading series hosted by Opium Magazine


A cultural arts magazine covering writing, art, film, music, theatre and much more.

The magazine that thinks it's a book

A new audio magazine

The magazine of new writing

For women who write

Popshot Magazine
The Poetry & Illustration Magazine

The Paris Review


Independent publisher dedicated to the work of outstanding new writers

Donut Press
Independent poetry publisher, founded in 2001

Egg Box Publishing
Poetry publisher based in Norwich, Norfolk

Penned in the Margins
Top-quality live literature, poetry and spoken word on page and stage

Founded 1972

Quartet Books
"Independent publishing at its finest"


Culture Wars
The reviews website of the Institute of Ideas

Spread the Word
Inspiring London's Writers

The London Library
The world's largest independent lending library

The Writers' Workshop
A literary consultancy offering honest, professional advice on manuscripts of all kinds.


Chewing Gum Records
New Wave / Rock / Indie

Gift Horse
Acoustic / Soundtracks / Film music / Folk

Upstream Ltd
A print and design co-operative, which specialises in environmentally friendly printing