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Jan24

About us

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Commonword is a writing development organisation based in Manchester, providing opportunities for new and aspiring writers to develop their talent and potential. Our...

May01

Sisterwives – Out Now On Kindle

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Our most successful novel in recent years is now available on Kindle. Rachel Connor’s stunning debut novel, following the lives of two women living in Marah, an isolated...

Mar10

International Women’s day

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For International Women’s day, in celebration of women throughout the world, Commonword held two events at 3mt on the 3rd and 4th of March. The first event, to kick off a...

Jan20

Commonword Memoir Writing Competition

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sepia image (c) 2013 CROCUS MEMOIR COMPETITION The Search For The Northern Seven! Memoir/Autobiographical Writing Competition 2013 Win £150 & have your fledgling Memoir or...

Jan20

When Saira Met Sarah

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Commonword is excited to announce a competition to find 12 women writers of Muslim and Jewish background to take part in a new anthology: WHEN SAIRA MET SARAH This anthology is...