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Add Weight to Your Words

This month’s TV debates and hustings for leadership of the Conservative party – even if you positively loathe politics – provided a handy reminder of what works, and doesn’t, when giving speeches, talks and presentations.   What words and techniques caught your attention?  Without going into the details, here are my 5 practical takeaways: Particular words have weight and impact, […]

Send us your work

On these pages you can share your writing with other WiO members … be it prose, poetry or non-fiction. You might even be looking for feedback on your latest chapter or have a tricky villanelle you’re working on? This is the place to share your work and get help from a trusted set of eyes. […]