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This week's winners from our #QuickFic  flash fiction writing competition are up! 

http://www.faberacademy.co.uk/news/2015/06/quickfic-050615-the-winner/

Congratulations to both, and thanks to all!

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Top London literary agent Charlie Campbell stopped by recently. In a virtual sense, anyway – he was answering questions from our online novel-writing students.

His answers were so great and useful that we thought we'd do a nice thing and share them with the world:

http://www.faberacademy.co.uk/news/2015/05/how-to-find-a-literary-agent/

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It's hometime on Wednesday which can only mean one thing: time for a creative writing exercise!

Seriously. The fun never stops.

This week we've written the ending of a story... and nothing else. Guess who gets to fill in the rest?

http://www.faberacademy.co.uk/news/2015/05/creative-writing-exercises-writing-backwards/

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Today's writing exercise is all about how Wikipedia can make you a better writer. And not just as a research tool...

http://www.faberacademy.co.uk/news/2015/05/creative-writing-exercises-encyclopedia/

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'By putting words on paper, I’ve been given a wonderful me-shaped key which is slowly unlocking the internal turmoil and conundrums which have, at various points in my life, disturbed me'

WHY I WRITE, by Ali Land

http://www.faberacademy.co.uk/news/2015/04/why-i-write-ali-land/

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Our Wednesday Writing Exercise this week was a little different – we've written the first letter in a chain of correspondence. And it's up to you to decide where the characters go from there...

http://www.faberacademy.co.uk/news/2015/04/creative-writing-exercises-the-letters/

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A couple of Wednesday writing exercises for you – and we've added a bit of a political spin:

http://www.faberacademy.co.uk/news/2015/04/creative-writing-exercises-the-candidate/

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It's Wednesday, the sun is shining, we're almost over the hump... What could make this day better?

A couple of writing exercises, that's what.

http://www.faberacademy.co.uk/news/2015/04/creative-writing-exercises-the-elevator-pitch/

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A Wednesday writing exercise for your way home... What the first line of your novel can tell you about the last:

http://www.faberacademy.co.uk/news/2015/04/creative-writing-exercises-beginning-at-the-end/

'Writing is transportation. It is also an escape hatch and we all need an escape hatch.'

WHY I WRITE by Stav Sherez

http://www.faberacademy.co.uk/news/2015/04/why-i-write-stav-sherez/
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