Commonword/Cultureword Writers Gallery 

We are grateful to the following writers whose success has helped us deliver our promise to 'help new writers become more successful'.   Over time we will flesh out their contribution with facts, figures, quotations and links. This list is by no means exhaustive.  It's only a fraction of the people we have helped and who have helped us.

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A

Abi Idowu

Abigail Ward

Adam Lowe

Afshan D'souza-Lodhi 

Ahmed Mushtaq

Aissatou Sylla

Alanna Rice

Alex Webb

Ali Gadema

Ali Raza Ilyas

Almira Holmes

Anna Percy

Anjum Malik

Anton Marks

Anwen Lewis

Aryamati Olga Kenyon Brooks

Asad-ullah Khan Ghalib

Asif Majid

Avril Heffernan

 

B

Barbara Bentley

Basir Kazmi

Bashir Ahmed

Becky Prestwich Hine

Ben Mellor

Bernadette Knowles

Beryl Lomas

Bethany Hermitt 

Bettina Jones

Bill Mitton

Bill Watson

Bren Lucas

Bridget Blankley

Brigid Rose

Buzrak Mabrak

 

C

Cam Tsang

Carlene Montoute

Caroline Gilfillan

Cath Nichols

Cath Staincliffe

Catherine Mark

Cathy Bolton

Chanje Kunda

Char March

Charles Bennett

Charlotte Gringras

Charlotte Maxwell

Cheryl Martin

Chris Jam

Chris Scholes

Christina Fonthes

Chrystaline Aphrodite Hokat

Claire Hynes

Clare Ramsaran

Col Bashir

Colin Jones

Conor Aylward

Copland Smith

 

D

Dahu Mumagi

Daisy Shortman

Daniella Edwards

Danny Wise

David Evans

David Bateman

Deanne Heron

Debjani Chatterjee

Deborah Sabina

Desiree Reynolds

Deyika Nzeribe

Di Williams

Dike Omeje 1972-2007

Dinesh Pun

Dipali Das

Dominic Berry

Dominic Lavin

Duncan Loftus

 

E

Effie Delphinius

Eileen Holroyd

Eileen Pun

Elaine Okoro

Elayne Ogbeta

Elizabeth Baines

Elizabeth Parish

Elmi Ali

Emma Nuttall

Emma Purshouse

Emma-Jane Arkady

 

F

Fereshteh Mozaffari

Fokkina McDonnell

Fran Pridham

Frances Nagle

 

G

Gabby Fulda

Geli Berg

Ghulam Hamdani Mushafi

Gift Nyoni

Gill Haigh

Gillian Forrester

Graeme Kenna

 

H

Hafsah Aneela Bashir

Heena Patel

Helen Clare

Helen Sandler

Helen Smith

Helene Marks

Hilary Bichovsky

Hua Zi

 

I

Ian Dogherty

Ian McDonald

Isaiah Hull

 

J

Jack Berry

Jackie Hagan

Jackie Kay

Jackie Simpson

Jade Lloyd

Jan Whalen

Jane Bradley

Janna Hoag

Jean Hopwood

Jean Rees

Jean Sprakland

Jeanne Ellin

Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi

Jenny Hibberd AKA Hibword

Jenny Roberts

Jo Stanley

Joan Ncube

Johanna Lloyd

John Burgess

John Calvert

John Lyons

John Myatt

John Siddique

Jolivia Gaston

Jon Compliant

Jonas Otto

Julia Davis

Julian Daniel

Julie Campbell

Justin Ward

 

K

Kadija Sesay

Kanta Walker

Kath Hoctor

Kathleen McKay

Katie Haigh

Kauser Parveen

Kay Bastin

Kayleigh Kavanagh

Kei Miller

Keith Munro

Keisha Thompson

Kenya Sterling

Khadijah Ibrahiim

Khadijah Rehman

Khaleal Coleman

Kim Wiltshire

Kooj Chuhan

 

L

Lathifa Baumgartner

Laura Sinclair

Leah Burke

Leah Thorn

Leigh O'Regan

Lemn Sissay MBE

Lerah Mae Barcenilla

Lewis Gill

Linda Brogan

Liz Almond

Liz Kirby

Liz Loxley

Lois Keith

Louise Fazackerley

Louise V Mulvey

Louise Sandwith

Louise Wallwein

Louise Wilford

Lucy Chau Lai-Tuen

Lucy Koniarska

Lynn Walton

Lynne Taylor

 

M

Maeve Clark

Maggie Cobbett

Mahboobeh Rajabi

Mahogany L Browne

Maisie Langridge

Maliha Neesa

Marcela Hervia

Marie Guise Williams

Mark Mace Smith

Mark Michalowski

Mark Sullivan

Martyn Halsall

Mary Howard

Mary Lowe

Mary Sharratt

Matthew Curry

Maya Chowdhry

Mei Yuk Wong

Melanie Duncan

Meshach Brencher

Mian Mohammad Bakhsh

Micah Yongo

Michelle Green

Mike Duff

Mike Garry

Mir Taqi Mir

Misha Herwin

Momin Khan Momin

Morgan Bailey

Muhannad Khalil

Muli Amaye

 

N

Nabila Jameel

Nabila Suriya

Nadeem Zafar

Naomi Sumner

Nasir Kazmi

Neil Campbell

Neil McCall

Nicola Daly

Nigel Astell

Nii Ayikwei Parkes

Nyear Yaseen

 

O

Olatunde Madsen

Ovie Jobome

 

P

 

Pam Butler

Pam Leeson

Paris Kaur

Pat Winslow

Patricia Snake

Patricia Wardle

Paul J King

Paul 'revporl' Stevens

Pauline Omoboye

PD Cookson

Pev V'vshh

Philip Burton

Philip Davenport

Poppy Fitzpatrick

P-P Hartnett

 

Q

Qaisra Shahraz

 

R

Ra Page

Rachel Connor

Rachel Halsall

Rachel Van Den Bergen

Rashida Islam

Raven Maguire

Rebecca Audra Smith

Rebecca Zahabi

Reece Williams

Robin Graham

Robin Ibbeson

Rod Riesco

Rosanna Imogen Wright

Rosetta Moore

Rosie Garland

Rowena Fan

Roy Howard

 

S

Sahera Parveen

Sarah Gbeleyi

Sarah Thomasin

Sean Body

Sean Burn

Segun Lee French

Seni Seneviratne

Shahireh Sharif

Shamshad Khan

Sheila McNulty

Sherry Ashworth

Shirley May

Shirley Percy

Simon De Courcey

Simon Murray

Sitara Khan

Sonia Hughes

Sophie Hannah

Steve Anderson

Steve Garside

Steve Waling

Steven Blyth

SuAndi

Sue Ann Harding

Sue Stern

Sui Anukka

Susan Heatherbell Fletcher

Susannah Marshall

Suzanne Batty

Suzanne Elvidge

 

T

Tang Lin

Tanya Chan Sam

Tara Chatterjee

Tariq Latif

Tariq Mehmood

Tess Lomas

Tia McHale

Tina Tamsho-Thomas

Titilopemi Wete

Tom Read

Tony Harrison

Tony Walsh

Trudy Blake

Tsariye Doro

 

U

Usha Kishore

 

V

Valarie Bartley

Vijay Medtia

 

W

Wayne Clews

Willie A Rivers Jr

Winston Plowes

 

X

Y

Yasmin Babiker

Yolanda Mercy

Yusra Warsama

Yvonne McCalla

 

Z

Zahid Hussain

Zodwa Nyoni