Guest Writers

This page is devoted to guest writers, authors, musicians and poets. It includes short fiction & non-fictional stories, lyrics, poetry and material which helps transform others peoples lives so that they may live more fully.
Lesley Young – Selected Poems #2
Lesley Young – Selected Poems #2

Existential Crisis They said it would be useful, help me to ‘move on’, after all this time.   And I did want to tell my story, I wanted to understand. The woman who welcomed me had a pale face and a thin, watery smile.  She looked sort of competent, I thought.  She ushered me in and

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Jon Fazal: Singer Songwriter
Jon Fazal: Singer Songwriter

As an eclectic music lover here are some of my favourite songs by indie artist Jon Fazal Belly of the Beast https://bit.ly/3dX8Vwn I Will (The Beatles Cover) https://bit.ly/2ZnjVzt Camelot https://bit.ly/3bGfWAq May You Never (John Martyn Cover) https://bit.ly/2WBzYru Jon Fazal is a British indie-folk songwriter based in Devon. With tales of escape and longing, his music

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Arrow Gate Publishing: why we acquired this wonderful book
Arrow Gate Publishing: why we acquired this wonderful book

When we received The Grace of A Nightingale by Mary Anne Willow, her flawless writing impressed us, and we enjoyed reading through her submission. The author uses free-flowing prose, and it was easy to get absorbed into the story. As an independent publisher, we have come across quite a lot of great manuscripts, but Mary

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Inspiring Lives
Inspiring Lives

I want to introduce you to ‘Daily Inspired Life’ which is a collection of true, meaningful, real life stories from people all over the world. The blog and e-magazine are produced by Karletta Marie. I first met Karletta through We Love Memoirs an online group where memoir readers and authors chat together. Karletta was interested in

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Lesley Young – Selected Poems #1
Lesley Young – Selected Poems #1

Pru Her kids all grown, she came to this place To learn. She sat at the back, afraid to speak In case she got things wrong.   Then bit by bit, began to shine As each new fact was hungrily devoured. And like a bee, selecting flowers Captured knowledge, and found it precious. Now at the front, her arm

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