Tag: short story

Five short story collections to dive into.

We’re very much looking forward to seeing Kirsty Logan and Helen McClory in conversation for Scot Lit Fest. You can join us in the office to watch it in person, or watch it livestreamed, from the comfort of your home. With both being behind some magnificent short story collections, we thought we’d give you a bundle […]

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What Scot Lit Fest is Reading: Week 10

Every Friday Scot Lit Fest shares what they’ve been reading in the past week.   Fen – Daisy Johnson (Jonathan Cape) Real people live their lives here. They wrestle with familiar instincts, with sex and desire, with everyday routine. But the wild is always close at hand, ready to erupt. This is a place where […]

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Bright Red #scotlitfest exclusive: Learn To Write.

Edinburgh-based independent publisher Bright Red have, this week, given us a sneak peek inside their guide Learn to Write by Dr Christopher Nicol. On top of support for essay writing, there are large sections dedicated to honing your creative writing skills. Here, we look at the short story: CREATING CHARACTERS The aim here is to […]

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