Blog News

31 May

Sameness, difference and the space between novels one and two by Anne Goodwin

Anne Goodwin will be launching her second novel, Underneath, on the 10th June at Nottingham Writers’ Studio from 7pm. Free entry with refreshments available. Her debut novel, Sugar and Snails, was shortlisted...

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10 May

The Art of Finding Yourself: An Interview with Fiona Robertson

Fiona Robertson is a writer, trainer and facilitator. Her collection of essays: The Art of Finding Yourself: Live Bravely and Awaken to Your True Nature has recently been published in the...

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12 Apr

An Interview with Emma Darwin

Emma Darwin is an esteemed novelist, short story writer, and creative writing tutor specialising in narrative technique and historical fiction. Tell us a little bit about your background as...

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29 Mar

‘The Ragged Weave of Yesterday’ by Andy Christopher Miller

‘The Ragged Weave of Yesterday’ is an exploration by writer, Andy Christopher Miller, into past diaries, why we write them and how they affect us. He is looking forward...

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24 Mar

Words for Wellbeing: A reflective blog on the workshop series by Alix Legond

From the 16th January (reportedly the gloomiest day of the year), we ran a short course, ‘Blue Monday: Words for Wellbeing’, with workshop leader Sam Gray. It ran for 6...

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17 Mar

Blogging from the Heart: A reflection on ‘Writing Your Way into the Media’ workshop by Anna Read

Anna Read was an attendee of our recent course, ‘Writing Your Way into the Media’ with Shreya Sen Handley. Shreya is a journalist and blogger who has written for...

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16 Dec

Learning the Art of Songwriting

By Jane Sherrat What kind of person signs up for a workshop on the Basics of Songwriting? This was a question I was nervously asking myself before the first...

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30 Nov

Outsider Heart: An Interview with Trevor Wright

Local poet, Trevor Wright, is a member of Nottingham Writers’ Studio. His debut poetry collection ‘Outsider Heart’ has just been published by Big White Shed. When did you start...

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06 Nov

Reflections on Self-publishing versus Independent Presses with Alan Williams

On the 8th October we hosted All Things Indie Day with Teika Bellamy. The aim of the day was to discuss and explore the options and issues arising in...

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15 Jul

From Inspiration to Launch: What Happened Before New York by Kristina Adams

Member Spotlight: Kristina Adams Growing up, I always knew I wanted to write books, but at the same time, I was afraid. Afraid of people judging my work, and by...

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