Heard and Held

Heard & Held

Welcome to Heard and Held creative writers community

An online journal featuring original works by women, trans and non-binary writers.

Radio Laria is an inclusive accessible community of poets and writers both in our regular live events and online. Heard and Held aims to provide a safe place for work to be seen and heard without judgement, also a place where our words can be held, digitally archived to be shared and re-shared as part of our collective futures.

We accept and encourage work that is true to lived experience, vulnerable, courageous and authentic.

While these posts are screened by an editor they are read at your own risk. Content and views on this blog are not necessarily shared by Radio Laria, yet in the spirit of free expression and creativity there may be content that is offensive to some readers.

Submissions are open to women, trans and non-binary writers.

Poetry, prose, short story and essays are accepted on any theme up to a maximum of 500 words. Accompanying imagery is encouraged, a maximum of 3 images can be included with your submission, must be used by permission, credited and of online publishing quality.

If you use or refer to the work of another, please credit/reference them correctly, any referencing style is fine.

There is no age requirements and submissions are accepted worldwide.

The is no fee/payment for submissions.

Any queries, comments and feedback welcomed.

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