Mags L Halliday

Helping others to tell their stories, as well as telling my own

WRITER, SPEAKER, REDHEAD

Writing as Mags L Halliday I am a published author of fiction and non-fiction.

My fiction work includes full-length novels, novella and short fiction in shared universes and my own. My non-fiction focuses on culture and ranges from essays on Doctor Who to op-eds on reclaiming women’s place in history.

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INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS ADVISER

I am a communications professional with over twenty years’ experience in both private and public sector. 

I can create, deliver and measure strategic internal and external communications campaigns using a broad range of channels. I enjoy coaching people to communicate more clearly, improving engagement and understanding.

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latest posts and social sites

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Writer for hire: Autumn 2019

We went to see Little Women at the very end of December 2019. I absolutely delighted in the scenes of Jo March, writer for hire, negotiating with her editor. I[…]

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Writing retreats – building your own

Here’s my DIY to create a writing retreat that reinvigorates your creativity.

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Building an ethical framework around disinformation

Communicators are – or should be – held to ethical standards around misinformation and disinformation. Here’s how to provide some tools for building an ethical framework that can inform your approach.

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Twitter is my writer hang-out. Expect Doctor Who thoughts. 
LinkedIn is my professional communications hub, for my thinking around engagement.
Instagram is mostly knitting, cats and coffee-shops.

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To find out what I can offer you – either as a freelance writer or an independent comms adviser, use the form below. 
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