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July 2022

NWS Monthly Social

2 July @ 19:00 - 23:30
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An event every month that begins at 19:00 on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

Nottingham Writers’ Studio, 25 Hockley
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG1 1FH United Kingdom
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About this event It’s time again for our fabulous monthly social! Meet up with fellow writers to discuss/argue the night away over the most affordable drinks in town. The bar opens at 6pm and shuts when we say it does (or until The Carousel kicks us out) so come, enjoy and be merry at the one place which won’t be packed on Saturday night. Looking forward to seeing you there! Please purchase a free ticket from Eventbrite so we can…

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Marketing for Writers 101 (via Zoom)

4 July @ 18:30 - 20:30

Lucy V Hay whose Bang2write Twitter account boasts a whopping 16.3K followers will show you how to cheaply market yourself and your books. About this event When even writers published by the 'Big 5' have to take on promotion and marketing themselves, it can be difficult to know where to start! This two hour workshop for authors looks at how writers can leverage free and low cost options to market their books and themselves, both online and in 'real life'.…

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Shake up your Writing with Nikki Dudley! (on Zoom)

11 July @ 18:30 - 20:30
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An event every week that begins at 18:30 on Monday, happening 2 times

Inject new ideas into your writing, especially pieces you thought weren't good enough to use, and find ways to experiment when stuck! About this event Please note this is a 2-part course taking place on consecutive Mondays: 11th and 18th July, lasting 2 hrs (18:30-20:30) via Zoom. Have you ever felt that your work wasn't good enough? Have you ever experienced the almost unmentionable writers block? Of course you have ... you're a writer! Nikki Dudley's fun and playful workshop…

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Poems with Imagery (on Zoom)

12 July @ 18:30 - 20:30

Understanding the use of imagery, and deploying them in your writing is essential for any poet. This workshop is suitable for all levels! About this event You'll explore the use of imagery in poetry and question how the use of specific images can communicate emotion and ideas within your work. In the session you'll consider various example of poetry where images are used to build up an idea or feeling. Then you'll experiment with your own work. Whether you're an…

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Shake up your Writing with Nikki Dudley! (on Zoom)

18 July @ 18:30 - 20:30
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An event every week that begins at 18:30 on Monday, happening 2 times

Inject new ideas into your writing, especially pieces you thought weren't good enough to use, and find ways to experiment when stuck! About this event Please note this is a 2-part course taking place on consecutive Mondays: 11th and 18th July, lasting 2 hrs (18:30-20:30) via Zoom. Have you ever felt that your work wasn't good enough? Have you ever experienced the almost unmentionable writers block? Of course you have ... you're a writer! Nikki Dudley's fun and playful workshop…

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The Joys & Challenges of Memoir Writing with Shreya Sen-Handley (on Zoom)

19 July @ 18:30 - 20:30

Learn how to harness both to write that one-of-a-kind yet thoroughly identifiable memoir! About this event This course will explore the art of memoir writing. The kind that travels best from your pen to readers everywhere, irrespective of background. This literary genre often presents a set of challenges that are very different from fiction or reportage, which we will learn to turn to our advantage. Whether you're an absolute beginner or an experience life writer, this session is open to…

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August 2022

How Poems Happen (via Zoom)

2 August @ 18:30 - 20:30

The fantastic poet and tutor, Jim Otieno-Hall invites you to discover new and playful ways to create your poems! About this event This three-part course will interrogate the pressure we put on ourselves to get started when it comes to poem-making, and look instead to curating a sense of inspiration being literally 'everywhere'. We will try out new tricks, tips, techniques and exercises to support us get started in writing a poem - from getting out of our own way,…

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Female/Non-Binary Writing Group (in Studio)

3 August @ 18:30 - 20:30
Nottingham Writers’ Studio, 25 Hockley
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG1 1FH United Kingdom
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Feel supported and empowered by immersing yourself in this 6-part LGBTQ+ friendly, female/NB group (each week is 1/2 workshop 1/2 crit group) About this event This friendly environment will initially meet for 6 sessions to support and encourage each other with our writing goals. Sophie will lead a unique writing workshop each time, with the second half being dedicated to sharing our work. We hope this will lead onto enduring friendships beyond the course. Sophie's vision for this group... 'I…

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NWS Monthly Social

6 August @ 19:00 - 23:30
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 19:00 on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

Nottingham Writers’ Studio, 25 Hockley
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG1 1FH United Kingdom
+ Google Map

About this event It’s time again for our fabulous monthly social! Meet up with fellow writers to discuss/argue the night away over the most affordable drinks in town. The bar opens at 6pm and shuts when we say it does (or until The Carousel kicks us out) so come, enjoy and be merry at the one place which won’t be packed on Saturday night. Looking forward to seeing you there! Please purchase a free ticket from Eventbrite so we can…

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Monsters & How to Make Them! A Children’s Writing Workshop (in Studio)

11 August @ 11:00 - 13:00
Nottingham Writers’ Studio, 25 Hockley
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG1 1FH United Kingdom
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Author of the Zeke Hailey children's sci-fi series, Ian C. Douglas, shows young writers how to design and write their own fictional monster! About this event SPECIAL OFFER AVAILABLE, SEE 'Book your place' BELOW! Basilisks, vampires, titans, dragons, goblins, Frankenstein, everyone loves a good monster. They make enjoyable books all the better, by adding suspense, chills or even comedy to the story. But how do writers go about inventing new and original monsters? This course begins with a step-by-step guide…

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