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The Centre for New Writing at the University of Manchester

The Centre for New Writing at the University of Manchester

An excellent guide for publishing academic articles

SAGE: Writing Your Journal Article in Twelve Weeks: A Guide to Academic Publishing Success: Wendy Laura Belcher: 9781412957014

Black Books

Black Books Bafta-winning sitcom about the antics of foul tempered and wildly eccentric bookshop owner Bernard Black, his long-haired and long-suffering assistant, Manny, and his best (in fact only) friend, Fran

The IT Crowd

Award-winning comedy from writer Graham Linehan. Banished from the ivory towers of Reynholm Industries, the IT crowd lurk below ground, avoiding work and social contact in equal measure.

Amazing Stations of the Cross at St. Mary's (The Hidden Gem)

Norman Adams, Stations of the Cross at St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church in Manchester,

A marvelous resource: Ron Tanner's Writer's site for readers & writers

A marvelous resource: Ron Tanner's Writer's site for readers & writers

Excellent advice on revising your PhD dissertation

Differences between a dissertation and a book, excerpted from From Dissertation to Book by William Germano

A joyful book about the writing life

A beautiful book on the life of a writer. “Because this business of becoming conscious, of being a writer, is ultimately about asking yourself, How alive am I willing to be?” ― Anne Lamott, Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life

Encyclopedia Britannica Entry

Charles Dickens: Charles Dickens was the greatest novelist of the Victorian era, a keen social critic, and a popular entertainer.