There are now dedicated link pages for Writing groups and Authors' own website and blogs .


To find about more about the developer of the site, Richard Hearn, click here for his website.

Click on Writing Workout for the new companion website to PP which provides writin exercises against the clock to help you kickstart new or existing projects

Other recommended Sites

What The Dickens Magazine - Literary magazine, edited by Victoria Bantock, owner of 'Writer's Gifts'. The magazine also features a 'Behind The Scenes of A Writing Website' column, by the developer of Paragraph Planet.

1000 words - Flash fiction inspired by images posted on Pinterest. Run by Natalie Bowers.

Grit Lit - Literary night in Brighton produced by Amy Riley and Tim Lay. Readings and perfomances from up-and-coming talents, normally in May, December, plus a digital special in September.

Myriad Editions Myriad Editions is an independent publisher, based in Brighton, specialising in three distinct but complementary genres: topical atlases, graphic non-fiction and original fiction. A number of their authors have contributed paragraphs to Paragraph Planet and Vicky from Myriad was a fellow judge at 2011's Flash Lit Fiction Night.

Mslexia An excellent magazine and website (even before they mentioned Paragraph Planet within their pages).

The Verso Review . The Verso Review is a new small-press literary magazine, owned and edited by PP contributor, Emma Biddulph.

Queenspark Publishers QueenSpark is a non-profit community publishing and writing organisation, based in Brighton and Hove. They publish books about local people's lives, run creative writing groups and facilitate oral history projects.

Rethink Daily Recently nominated for the Sony Radio Academy Awards for Best Internet Programme. It is 'a place for writers, actors and musicians to produce new work for radio.

Secret Attic Community A comprehensive and supporting writing website with a particularly strong section for monthly competitions.

Writing Raw Writing Raw is a literary sharing website where writers can upload, view and share their writing.

The Booksite A writing resource site that includes useful articles on the practice of writing. A site run by Dawn Copeland, with useful advice and articles for new writers."For readers, writers, storytellers & lovers of words throughout the West Midlands & beyond." A comprehensive site with many practical articles on all aspects of writing. A site for readers and writers featuring over 2000 pieces of short stories and fiction. A chance to submit your work here.

www.BigWits.comGrub Street is a non-profit creative writing center dedicated to nurturing writers and connecting readers with the wealth of writing talent in the Boston area.

National Writers Association Bringing together writers of America

Romantic Novelists Association The premier UK organisation for authors of romantic fiction and women's commercial fiction.

Portslade Community College PCC runs a regular creative writing course. The writer of this site enjoyed the course 10 years ago, and its current members have contributed some excellent submissions to Paragraph Planet.

Welsh AcademyThe Academi is the Welsh National Literature Promotion Agency and Society for Authors. The Academi runs events, competitions (including the Cardiff International Poetry Competition), conferences, international exchanges, events for schools, lectures and festivals.

Everybody Writes Everybody Writes offers classroom teachers innovative ideas and practical resources to get primary pupils and secondary students excited about writing.

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