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Sam’s Saturday Submission #1

Today’s post is our first super Saturday Submission from poet and writer, Sam Hardy. Sam will be joining The Student Wordsmith and writing for us with a submission of his creative work every Saturday from now on so keep your eyes peeled for those. I hope you enjoy it this first one, titled: The One-Trick…

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Undo It All By Lexy Hudson (Part Two)

As promised, Part Two of Lexy Hudson’s noir fiction, Undo It All…   with photo from FlickRiver Undo It All (Part Two) It was like our campfire space had been sapped of air; it pulled me and David forward. My knuckles dug into log grooves. I don’t know how Vale reacted because I couldn’t stop…

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Undo It All By Lexy Hudson (Part One)

Today’s post is our second short story from our featured short-story writer, Lexy Hudson. Undo It All is an unsettling noir piece that sees Laurie and her husband drive up to a lake in the middle of the night, on the orders of her best friend, Maddy, after a mysterious phone call. When they get…

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WHY YOU SHOULDN’T JUST ‘DO WHAT YOU LOVE’

Loughborough University student, Kathryn King, takes us through graduation, career paths and why just ‘do[ing] what you love’ (and being paid for it) might be something to reconsider in today’s competitive job market… Graduation has come to a close for this year, and there are now undoubtedly thousands of graduates across the country suffering from…

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TWO FOR TUESDAY: FEATURED WRITERS SPECIAL!

Today is a good Tuesday! I am at home spending a week with Mum (everyone needs a little Mum time once in a while, don’t they?) and I have just woken up to a lovely comment from the magical Bhanu Kapil who has taken time out of her writing and teaching schedule at the Jack…

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