Blog News

04 Dec

Getting Started with Self-Publishing

About Teika returns with the perfect follow on from her first workshop ‘Demystifying Publishing’ in a session focused entirely on self-publishing. Many writers consider self-publishing nowadays, but the internet...

[ read more ]
27 Nov

Demystifying Publishing

About Join Dr Teika Bellamy as she aims to help demystify the publishing process for writers! For many writers, traditional publishing is baffling, its operating methods baroque and opaque....

[ read more ]
26 Nov

Dialogue as Action: good habits from playwriting

Level-up your dialogue using techniques employed by playwrights in this 2-hour workshop with Hugh Dichmont!

[ read more ]
23 Nov

Writing from Images: Writing workshop for children

About Both children and teens are invited to this interactive writing workshop with children’s writer, Steve Katon. Participants will make a series of collages from magazine images based on...

[ read more ]
20 Nov

Structure a Basic Plot in 30 Minutes

About Join children’s writer, Gareth Baker as he aims to show you how you can build a plot in as little as 30-minutes! Everything needs structure to hold it...

[ read more ]
13 Nov

Page to Performance

From the page to the stage, learn how to use different acting, voice and theatre skills to make your poetry performance ready!

[ read more ]
09 Nov

Getting Critical with Your Writing: How to self-edit your manuscript

About The first draft is done, and what an accomplishment! But where do you go next? In this course we’ll break down elements to help you self edit your...

[ read more ]
26 Oct

Writing Great Horror Stories

About Strike fear in the heart of your reader’s this October at our Writing Great Horror Stories workshop with creative writing tutor, Alex Davis If you want to learn...

[ read more ]
10 Oct

Meet our Children’s & YA Writing Coach, Emily Suzanne Young

Tell us a bit about yourself…  My name is Emily Suzanne Young and I am a young adult and children’s publisher with Cuthbert and Young. I work with writers...

[ read more ]
25 Sep

Journalism – researching, writing & pitching

About On this 4-part course, participants will learn how to write hard-hitting news stories, fun features/blogs and even the occasional cheeky press release. It will give you the skills...

[ read more ]