Julia Forster

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Julia Forster is the author of a coming of age novel set in 1988, What a Way to Go (Atlantic Books, 2016) and also a non-fiction title Muses: Revealing the Nature of Inspiration (Pocket Essentials, 2007).

Since 2013 she has worked for Literature Wales assessing works in progress (novels, creative non-fiction and short stories) for the writers’ bursaries scheme, having received a bursary herself to commence writing her novel in 2011. Julia has worked in a wide variety of roles within the publishing industry since the age of 20, including two years working in a literary agency where one of her jobs was sifting daily submissions. She has an M Litt. in Creative Writing from the University of St Andrews.

Visit her website: www.julia-forster.com/

Specialism

Fiction: commercial or literary.

Offer

I’m offering two hours of mentoring via email, in person or by

telephone and I am happy to read a two-page synopsis and a full or partial

work-in-progress in addition to those contact hours.

Method

In person, by email, by telephone.

Location

Mid-Wales.