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How it started

Nuance Words was founded in 2010 by Liz Henry and Libby O'Loghlin, who were shortly afterwards joined by Jill Marsh.


As words-workers, writers, linguists, teachers, branding and story consultants, our vision was to create context and community for other industry professionals, and entrepreneurially-minded words-lovers. 

We did that (check!), and pretty soon realised that our works (publications, events) were taking on a life of their own

What's changed?

Our newsletter for our local writerly networks, Nuance Nous, evolved into The Woolf, which is now a quarterly online publication with readers in not only Zürich, but the whole of Switzerland and the UK, the US, Australia and South-East Asia.

Our events and workshops are now hosted by The Woolf Quarterly in Zürich. Events include WriteCon, which incorporates panel discussions and workshops with guest writing and publishing professionals from Switzerland, the UK and various other European locations. We also hold pop-up events throughout the year.

Looking for us?

Our consulting
 continues, with Jill, Libby and Liz now independently sought-after in their respective fields.

You can contact Jill via Beatrice Stubbs.
You can contact Libby via Rowing Girl Productions.
You can contact Liz via Henry General.


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