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New Website for Bridport Prize Winning Author Chris Hill

We are supremely excited about the forthcoming Lyme Literary Festival which will take place between 9th and 15th February 2015. Chris Hill, one of our fabulous new authors, will be there launching his latest book, The Pick-Up Artist. In preparation for the book launch, he has also launched a brand new website, courtesy of our sister eco-company Swan Developments. Chris is a phenomenal social media hound and if you’d like to keep up to speed with his…

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Buy the Book & Get a Tree!

Click to pre-order. The Magic Oxygen Literary Prize 2014-15 was a truly unique international writing competition that sought excellence in two categories; short stories and poetry. This anthology contains the 10 best pieces and winners from each category. They were awarded the highest marks by 21 judges from around the world, which were whittled down from almost 800 entries received from 31 countries. In association with the Community Carbon Link, we planted a tree for every single entry received in a tropical Word…

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Our New Titles: The Empire of Evil

It is with much pride and a shiver in our spines that we unveil the cover for The Empire of Evil by Gordon Strong. Gordon is a fabulous magick and mystery writer with a passion for knights, tarot and Arthurian legend. The Empire of Evil is a particularly special book, as it punctuates him taking a break from his established genre and venturing into a new literary landscape. Movies, detectives and international conspiracy feature in…

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Artistic Connections With Andy Wright Studios

Magic Oxygen are very proud to announce a divine collaboration with Andy Wright Studios, based in Toronto, Canada. Andy was born and raised in the UK and moved to Canada almost 15 years ago. He has pursued his dream to become a high-end photographer. Andy has toured with Spock’s Beard, Sound of Contact, and the legendary rock band Marillion with whom he produced an outstanding book, 9:30 to Fillmore, an in-depth visual account of their…

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Should I Enter the Magic Oxygen Literary Prize?

Absolutely! As it stands, you currently have one month, one week and two days to enter our literary  prize competition. Interestingly enough, we have a very similar numbers of short stories versus poems, if you’ll pardon the pun and we’d love to balance a few more on our ever growing pile of virtual paper! We are planting a tree for every single entry we receive and are enormously excited about our Word Forest which is being coordinated by…

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Author, Tracey West, Interviews Author, Mark James!

I’m delighted to introduce you to one of our fabulous authors, Mark James.  Today, his award-winning play, Dear Mother has been published by us as a play script. Mark is an actor, a music teacher and playwright based in the South West. I wanted to find out a bit more about what makes him tick and asked, which of those three hats he enjoys wearing most? Hi Tracey, I can honestly say that the best part about my career…

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Our Author Posts: something new from Rob Windsor

Today, Rob Windsor, author of an amazingly powerful play we’re publishing soon called, Off Her Facebook! ponders that strange vacuous look that sits on the faces of so many creative people. Click here to visit his website, FacingTidesTheatre.co.uk and to read the post. Here’s a little more about this very talented individual.

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Action Plan For Living With An Alcoholic: Out Now!

The Team are absolutely delighted to announce that Lilly Laine’s début title, Action Plan For Living With An Alcoholic, is available to buy today! The book is a survival guide for partners of alcohol dependants and has been written by a wonderful lady who knows about what happens, all too well. Her husband was 10 years alcohol addicted and Lilly felt she had tried everything to pull her life back together and to get him…

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How to Present Your Manuscript in 10 Easy Steps

We get an interesting variety of calls at Magic Oxygen from budding authors who want to talk about their manuscripts, some of which are sitting under virtual lock and key and others have been sitting on top of the wardrobe gathering dust and dead spiders, patiently waiting for the perfect moment to burst forth. We love it when that timely event combines with finding Magic Oxygen’s contact details, because only a few things come close…

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Meet: Rob Windsor, Author of 'Off Her Facebook!'

There are certain moments in time that need to be captured; this is one of them. Let’s be a fly on the wall of an important meeting between Simon West, the Editor here at Magic Oxygen and the other good looking fellow on the right, Rob Windsor, a fabulous playwright and one of our latest authors. They are currently huddled over a hot computer and working on Rob’s début graphic novel of his published play,…

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