News & Opinion

A roundup of the latest SoA news articles, blogs, interviews, notices and opportunities for writers. Click on the specific section to view all.



Everything a Writer Needs

Philip Paris explores the opportunities of ScotsWrite, the upcoming writers' conference near Glasgow.

Finding Hidden Talent

Broadcaster and children's author Hilary Robinson describes the value of what's not said.


The Author magazine

This issue considers authors as businesses, of course – but it puts our humanity first.

James McConnachie, Editor, Spring 2017