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In this magazine
Featuring… DREDA SAY MITCHELL ◊ KAMILA SHAMSIE ◊ JODI PICOULT ◊ MONIZA ALVI ◊ VICTORIA COREN
In the Loop
Publishing industry journalist Sarah Weinman takes on iPads and ebooks, crunches the numbers and discovers how women are driving the digital revolution.
Kamila Shamsie talks to Suzi Feay
Feel the Fear...
Afraid of writing poetry? You're not alone – and there is a cure. Mslexia's poetry adviser, Carolyn Jess-Cooke, heals all.
The Insider: Lucy Luck
Writing for television? Is it glamour all the way? TV script editor and writer Laura Cotton takes us behind the scenes.
NEW WRITING: 2010 Mslexia Short Story Competition
winners selected by Tracy Chevalier
Dreda Say Mitchell
MAKING A POEM
Moniza Alvi talks to Colette Bryce
What Jodi Picoult never got published
What Victoria Coren likes to read
Joy of, Lowdown, Dear Danuta
Crime Writing with Laura Wilson
Making a poem, Write your self, Keep going
How to write a bestseller, Books for Young Adults, Writers' Bookshelf, Literary Landmarks, Independent press profile, Mslexia book reviews, Recommended reading
Everything a writer needs to know: competitions, submissions requests, grants, courses, events, contacts, venues
THE Mslexia ARCHIVE
You can browse back issue contents year by year below, or click to view the full archive list.
Features on the website
What to read, what not to read: Mslexia readers & reviewers give their verdict on the latest books, plus our celebrity guest reveals what's on her Bedside Table. Explore Books
THE Mslexia INTERVIEW
We find out what makes a successful author tick in this in-depth one-to-one on the highs and lows of writing and getting published. Read from the current Mslexia Interview
Sample the best freshly-picked writing as chosen by our guest author and read her essay; plus - we announce the new submission theme. Go to New Writing