Frances March’s poetry was specially commended in Freedom from Torture’s recent ‘Resilience’ competition.

Belinda Rimmer is a runner-up in the Mslexia Flash Fiction Competition.

Chole Jacquet’s first poetry collection Take it by the Line has recently been released by Black Eyes Publishing.

GWN Team member Penny Howarth, who also writes as Penny Ayres, has had poetry published by Ink, Sweat and Tears’ ‘The Twelve Days of Christmas’ feature, starting 21st December.

Frank Macmahon has had three poems published in Palewell Press’s Covid-inspired anthology, Can You Hear the People Sing?

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