Welcome to Della Galton’s Website!

Here you’ll find information about:

Della: “I have been writing fiction since I was… erm… six, and could not live without it. I live in Dorset with two large hounds.”More about Della

Agony Aunt: Della is the agony aunt for Writers’ Forum, which is a brilliant writing magazine if you haven’t tried it. Please email your queries via the magazine.

Critique & Speak Service: Della’s Critique and Speak service will help you improve your writing and editing skills.
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Short Stories: Della has been published in every major UK women’s magazine, and recently sold her 2000th short story.
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‘Daily Della’: A new series of short fiction anthologies for all Kindle enabled reading devices. Five stories in each issue, ideal for your daily coffee break.
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Books: The Reading Group *

‘Brims with laughs, love, family and friendship. You will love this heartwarming read!’ Trisha Ashley.

Della’s latest novel, The Reading Group (written under the name Della Parker) is now out in paperback and audio and digital. The Reading Group is published by Quercus Books.

Meet the Reading Group: six women in the seaside village of Little Sanderton come together every month to share their love of reading. No topic is off-limits: books, family, love and loss . . . and don’t forget the glass of red!

Della’s novel, Ice and a Slice is out in paperback and also for Kindle enabled devices. Her latest non fiction book, The Novel Writer’s Toolshed, is out now and a follow up to The Short Story Writer’s Toolshed.

More about books: Novels | Non Fiction

Courses: Della runs half-day and one-day courses and workshops providing skills for writing short-stories and novels. She also teaches weekly classes on Zoom on Friday mornings at 10.00 to 12.00 and Monday evenings at 19.00 to 21.00.
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Public Speaking: Della is available for talks, having been a speaker at many writing conferences, including, Swanwick, Fishguard, NAWG and Winchester University.
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