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P3 Competition Winners

We’ve now selected our P3 winners which you can see on the Competition Winners page.

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P3 Competition Shortlist

We’ve now selected our P3 short list which you can see on the Competition Shortlist page.

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P3 Competition Launched

Soutar Writers are pleased to announce the launch of their inaugural P3 writing competition.  This year it’s poetry, and full details can be seen on our Competition page.

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Facebook Groupies

Pascale has very kindly set up a facebook group page for us (click on the image to go there) and those of you with facebook accounts will have administration rights. Please feel free to keep it up to date with … Continue reading

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Sowing Wild Oaths

Congratulations to Andy Jackson who has been shortlisted for The Hippocrates Prize. Drinks are on him should he win – my words not his! Also don’t forget to keep an eye on Andy’s blog for literary events in the area.

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Split Screen

Andy Jackson launched ‘Split Screen’ at StAnza at the weekend, an anthology of poems inspired by popular culture of the sixties and seventies. It was a great launch and I can thoroughly recommend the book (available from Amazon etc. or … Continue reading

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News Snippets

A few bits of good news. Alice Walsh has had a story accepted for the Scottish Wave of Change Anthology due out this summer which will also feature A.L Kennedy and Alan Warner, Fiona Thackeray’s new short story collection is … Continue reading

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Plough Prize Open Award for Patricia Ace

Patricia Ace has won the ‘Open’ category of the Plough Prize, judged this year by Daljit Nagra. Her winning poem, ‘Papa Joe’ can be read at Plough Prize. The competition always has a large number of entries and so congratulations … Continue reading

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Dec 8th Writers’ Group Cancelled

Meeting on December 8th cancelled due to adverse weather. Hopefully the 22nd will be ok and allow us to hook up before Christmas!

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SBT New Writer Award for Kenneth Stephen

Just wanted to pass on the good news that our very own Kenneth is one of 8 people chosen, from a large number of applicants, to receive a Scottish Book Trust New Writer Award this year. Congratulations Kenneth!

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