Monthly Archives: January 2021

Writerly News Round-Up

This month’s news covers an exciting online conference; a couple of local short story competitions; and a publishing debut for a former CWC member.

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Battling Self Doubt

This week, CWC member and author of the Fox Halt Farm series, Celia Moore, talks about something that all writers will recognise: the fear our writing is rubbish and no-one will want to read it.

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Self-publishing: An Overview

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Towards the end of 2020, CWC member Paul K Joyce launched his debut novel, The Will Of The People. Having taken the decision to self-publish it, he now reflects on the whole process and the lessons he learned along the way.

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Our 2021 Plans

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Last week, we had a round-up of 2020’s achievements, both for the group as a whole and for some of the individual members. This week, we stop looking over our shoulder and look forwards instead to what is planned for 2021. Once again, we’ll start with the group and then move on to individuals.

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How Did We Do in 2020?

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At the beginning of January last year, we published the objectives for Chudleigh Writers’ Circle as a whole and for some of the individual members. Today, we take a look at how we got on during what can only be described as an extraordinary year.

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