Reference Links for Writers

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Literary Organisations and Websites

Librivox – Accoustical liberation of books in the public domain –
The European Short Story Network – 
Aymptote –
Thresholds – Home of the international short story forum 
The Edge Hill Short Story –
The Story Campaign –
The Desmond Elliot Prize for new fiction –
Literature Northwest – 
Publishing Northwest –
The Short Review –
Laura Hird –
Independent Northern Publishers –
Volland & Quist (German Publishers) – 
East of the Web –
Irish Writers on-Line –
Icelandic Literature Web –
Words without Borders –
Transcript: The European Internet Review of Books and Writing – 
Literature Across Frontiers –
Carcanet Press – 
Fantastic Fiction –
Classic Shorts – 
The Crime Writers Association (CWA) –
The Horror Writers Association (HWA) – / 
Crime Time –
EquaLiteracy Book Club – Equaliteracy Book Club
The Murder Squad – 
Poetry Magazines – 
The Poetry Archive –
The Poetry Society – 
The Poem Website –
Palm Sized Press – Palmsizedpress
Dog Eater Books – 
The Garsdale Retreat –
University of Reading – English Literature
Dublin Reviews of Books – DRoB
Free Word –
Time to Read

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