LG Alumni Success: Young Writers’ Anthology 2015

Looking Glass alumni, Lexy Hudson, has been published as one of the “25 Best Young Writers” of the year, winning a place within the Electric Reads Young Writers’ Anthology. Previously an editor and writer for The Looking Glass Anthology, Lexy has gone on to work as an editorial and publicity intern for Gibson Square Books … More LG Alumni Success: Young Writers’ Anthology 2015

Interview with a Published Author: Ann Morgan

At The Looking Glass, we thrive on giving our writers a platform on to which they can express their creativity. However, we understand that sometimes while the creativity is there, inspiration can be tricky to find.  Yet inspiration for your writing comes from what you’re reading, and so it is really useful to read a … More Interview with a Published Author: Ann Morgan

The Winner of the Looking Glass Inklings Competition

In Autumn Term 2014, we held a competition for members of creative writing society, The Inklings, allowing the winner to be featured in our anthology. After giving them the stimulus phrase ‘Looking Glass’, we had some fabulous entries and can now proudly announce our winner. Drum roll please……… The Winner of the Competition is Sayannel E. Myrrdin … More The Winner of the Looking Glass Inklings Competition

Interview with a published author: David Stewart-David

For aspiring writers out there it can sometimes seem an uphill struggle trying to get your work published. Here at The Looking Glass we thrive on providing you an opportunity for creative outlet – our annual selection of creative writing is professionally published as a physical book by and for students at the university of York. (If you would like … More Interview with a published author: David Stewart-David

Student Interview: Inside the Editorial Team 2014

Courtney Garner, a second year English student, answers some questions about The Looking Glass Anthology editorial meetings. Ok, let’s start with the basics, why did the Looking Glass Anthology interest you? Courtney: I’ve always been interested in creative writing, and Looking Glass interested me because it was the only anthology I had heard of that specifically published poetry and prose … More Student Interview: Inside the Editorial Team 2014