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A collection of book covers showing the books My Family and other Rock Stars, The Bullet, The Book of Bristol and Red Queen.
RLF News Article

RLF Fellows’ News: May 2024

Publishing RLF Fellow Tom Lee’s new book, The Bullet, his memoir about family and mental health, has recently been published…

Richard Sutcliffe Mural on Govan Road
Collected Article


I shouldn’t be here. No, I didn’t have a near-death experience; it was Glasgow that almost died, bulldozed into oblivion.…

Waterlily on the surface of a pond.
WritersMosaic Article

No facts, only versions

Memoirs are as much about what is excluded as what is included. This edition examines how you can evoke the…

Books released in April 2024, – The Magic Callaloo, From the East, The Night in Question
RLF News Article

RLF Fellows’ News: April 2024

Publishing News RLF Fellow Trish Cooke’s new children’s book, The Magic Callaloo, is set to be published by Walker Books…

Author Dreda Say Mitchell.
RLF News Article

My Writing Life: Dreda Say Mitchell

Dreda Say Mitchell is a best-selling and award-winning author appointed an MBE by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth for her services…