Saturday 11 May 2024

What’s the Story? Narrative in poetry and prose

Join us to explore narrative through readings, discussions and practical exercises. For writers – and appreciative readers – of poetry and prose that tell a story.

With educator, poet, writer and researcher Gillian Barker.

10am–1pm / The Write Place / £25
Saturday 18 May 2024

Inspire, Relax, Escape

How can writing bring you more of life’s wonder and awe? Come and discover how writing can help you slow down, deepen your awareness and free your imagination. This workshop provides you with tools to support your emotional and mental wellbeing. For those with no experience or seasoned writers alike.

With educator, poet and fiction writer Christina Sanders.

10am–1pm / The Write Place / £25
Thursday 23 May 2024

Going Indie: the art of self-publishing in print and online

A talk by the celebrated author David J. Gatward. Since David decided to leave his publisher to Go Indie and self publish, he has never looked back. Learn how to produce and publicise books online, build a readership in a crowded market and find faithful fans. David is an Amazon Award Finalist for his hugely popular DCI Harry Grimm crime series.

7.30–9pm / Naval Room, Archangel / £5
Saturdays, 4 May and 8 June 2024

Lawless! Freewriting and art journaling

For writers who love experimentation. Combine free writing with mixed media art to produce a multi-sensory, rule-breaking art journal. With writer, film-maker and artist Carole Enahoro. All art materials supplied. Monthly sessions + weekly prompts. Suitable for all, no art experience required.

10am–1pm / The Write Place / £35
Monthly Sundays

Second Sunday Supercharged Writing

A monthly write-in at The Write Place. The Pomodoro Technique can send your productivity through the roof! Write in 25-minute focussed sessions, separated by short breaks. Carole will guide you through the day and explain how the technique can help you to focus and write lots of lovely words. Just bring an idea of what you want to write and your laptop.

With Educator and fiction writer Carole Enahoro.

10am–3pm / The Write Place / £15 (m: £10)