How to Get Your Poetry Published with Teika Bellamy

How to Get Your Poetry Published How do you go from a few scribbled lines to a published poetry collection? What’s the best way of getting your poems ‘out there’ and connecting with readers? The world of poetry can seem both baffling and intimidating, and getting your poetry published an insurmountable challenge. In this workshop,…

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Short story writing with Sarah Hindmarsh

A mix of writing exercises and discussion of examples to help with crafting a beginning to engage the reader and an ending to leave them satisfied and thinking about the story for days. Suitable for any level of writer, whether you’re an absolute beginner or have already written a few short stories. This could be…

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Short story writing with Aidan Parr

If you’ve ever been curious about writing your own stories, but don’t know where to start, then this two-hour workshop is for you! We’ll look at creating a character for your story with their own likes, dislikes and motivations. It doesn’t matter if you have written stories before or you’re a beginner, everyone is welcome…

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Travel Writing with Kerry Featherstone

Travel Writing in Four Workshops This series of workshops will introduce some key issues in travel writing: we’ll look at some examples, and do practical writing exercises based on your experiences of travel – real or imagined. In this workshop, we’ll talk about the range of travel writing, your experience of reading it, and your…

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Finances and Freelancing workshop

This workshop will demystify the financial processes of the freelancer, suitable for all self-employed creatives and small business owners. Gail Mitchell is a writer and qualified accountant, she’ll be talking about her work as a freelance author, as well as discussing the process of registering as self employed with HMRC, setting up as a freelance writer/artist, covering…

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Travel Writing with Kerry Featherstone

Travel Writing in Four Workshops This series of workshops will introduce some key issues in travel writing: we’ll look at some examples, and do practical writing exercises based on your experiences of travel – real or imagined. In this workshop, we’ll talk about the range of travel writing, your experience of reading it, and your…

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Development Day 2017

***This is an NWS members-only event, but if you’d like to apply to join the studio in order to attend, then we can streamline your application*** Our annual Development Day features panel discussions, workshops and individual feedback from top-level agents. Suitable for emerging and established writers alike, the day will provide a balance between the…

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