Previous Issues

Issue 10

Click here to read this issue. Published online in December 2016. Writers obsess over small details, usually words. Sometimes we go too far in this line but occasionally it’s a tiny detail that makes the most enormous difference. Such as this one: …

Issue 9

Click here to read this issue. Published online in April 2016. Of course the most important part of Write On! is the writing. Actually, the only important thing is the writing. Even the writers come second to your having a good magazine …

Issue 8

Click here to read this issue. Published online in Dec 2015. There is a bit of showing off about Write On! magazine. It is always here to bring you the best of young writing in the West Midlands so when it has …

Special Edition 2014

This special edition features writing from some of the young people who took part in our Write On! Young Writers’ Summer School in August 2014. The exciting thing about writing is that you never know where you are going to …

Issue 7

Click here to read Issue 7. Published online in July 2015. The second thing I noticed when reading the submissions for this edition of the magazine, (the first was how high the quality of work is!) was that war is …

Issue 6

Click here to read Issue 6. Published online in April 2015.   Having worked with Writing West Midlands and their Write On! groups before, I knew to expect a very high standard of writing within the submissions for this magazine, …

Issue 5

Click here to read Issue 5. Published online in December 2014. My favourite moment when working with young writers was a day when I’d given a group a very specific thing to do yet one girl completely ignored me. She …

Issue 4

Click here to read Issue 4. Published online in July 2014.   There are pieces in this new collection of the finest young West Midlands writers that will make you beam. There are some that will make you think and …

Issue 3

Click here to read Issue 3. Published online in April 2014. I have never worked on a magazine before that didn’t have any trouble filling its pages. Here we are with issue 3 of Write On! and the talent from …

Issue 2

Click here to read Issue 2 of Write On! Magazine. Published online in December 2013. You know that the aim of Write On! is to be a magazine that engrosses and surprises and delights. Before anything else, it has to …

Issue 1

Click here to read Issue 1 of Write On! Magazine. Published online in July 2013.   You’ve heard this a hundred times: the standard of submissions was very high. But it really was. Unexpectedly high. Unusually high: every magazine I’ve worked …