FWS Virtual Bookshop

Here is a unique chance to get hold of copies of some of the many wonderful anthologies and other publications that the Federation has created in the past few years. Thank you as ever for your support.


FWS Anthology 2020

“These poems and stories will throw you overboard and then as quickly offer a paddle back to safety… these will remain with you in the days after, simmering just below the surface, begging the question:do the circling fins belong to dolphins or sharks?”

Stephen Watt

Price £ 5.00 + p and p

High Tide

FWS Anthology 2019

“These poems and stories renew our belief in the magic of the everyday…It’s a collection of work we’ll all return to again and again.”

Marjorie Lotfi Gill

Price £4.00 + p and p


FWS anthology 2018

( Limited availability)

” A glorious mixture of poetry in all the voices and languages of Scotland. Stories to make you smile. Stories to make you shiver. Dip in. Enjoy.”

Elizabeth Rimmer

Price £ 4.00 + p and p


FWS anthology 2016

price £ 4.00 plus p+p

“if you love a varied literary diet, you will love this book.It’s a veritable feast.”

Making Waves

FWS 2014 Anthology – a double edition .

” Making Waves contains a feast of writers and the infinite variety that provides… a fine anthology.”

Janet Paisley

Price £4.00 plus p +p.


– a poetry pamphlet project by Stephen Watt, 2019 Makar, to celebrate the bi- centenary of James Watt’s death, and premiered at the James Watt memorial service on 25th August 2019 at St Mary’s Church in Handsworth where Watt is buried.

A wonderful little collection.

Limited availability

Free with all orders while stocks last.

Payment Methods

By cheque payable to Federation of Writers ( Scotland) :

The address to send cheques to is:

Mark Wightman

Treasurer FWS

5 Ashley Court


EH49 7BD

By bank transfer

Bank of Scotland – Federation of Writers (Scotland) – Sort Code 80-22-60 Account No 12874968

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