Interview with Shaun Levin, editor of The A3 Review

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

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Shaun Levin - creator of Writing Maps and brand new publication The A3 Review - talks about his inspirations, love of publishing and teaching creative writing in a zoo.

Expecting the unexpected

Sunday, August 3, 2014

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Sometimes, we forget to make the most of what's on our doorstep, which is why I love my occasional research walks. My latest outing took me through the leafy tranquility of Bloomsbury and round the twisting lanes that lie behind Fleet Street. And, as always, I got more than a bargained for.

On finding beauty

Saturday, July 5, 2014

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A surprise discovery this week led to an even more unexpected short story, reminding me that if you keep your eyes and ears open stories can pop up in the most unlikely places

Just do it

Friday, April 18, 2014

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On why writing a novel seems to me to be an awful lot like trying to build a house, only with less danger of a finger being lost.

My twopence worth

Friday, March 7, 2014

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A few thoughts from a former Kingston University student on Hanif Kureishi's views about creative writing courses. This is not an objective post but it is one that I need to write.