• Are you an unpublished working class prose writer trying to get into print? Novelist, Kit de Waal, is editing an anthology to give new working class writers a platform. Click here to find out more.

    Submit by 7th March 2018.

  • Writing East Midlands is delighted to announce that Booker Prize Winner Pat Barker will be the morning Keynote Speaker at The Writers’ Conference – 3rd March 2018


Young Writers' Groups

Writing East Midlands supports a network of five creative writing groups for young writers across the region

Read More

The Writing School

Be inspired with a Writing East Midlands creative writing course

Read More

Writers' Directory

Join hundreds of East Midlands' writers in our free directory

Read More

Write Here! Residencies

Write Here is Writing East Midlands' Writer in Residence Programme.

Read More

It's Our Write Toolkit

It’s Our Write is a practical guide to engaging Roma and other EAL (English as an additional language) pupils with creative writing.

Read More

Solstice Prize 2017

Our Short Story & Poetry Prize for Young Writers aged between 10 and 17 years old.

Read More


If You're Local Get Vocal

We need poems, stories and memories for a brand-new project which spans Mansfield and Ashfield - Residents will have the unique opportunity to work with a professional writer who will help them to shape and edit work.Read More


Guest judge: Jacob Sam La-Rose. Deadline: 31st May 2018. First prize, £700. Entry fee: £5 for the first poem and £3.5 thereafter. http://batteredmoons.com or http://www.richardjefferies.org/battered-moons.Read More


More info and application form reachable at: http://www.ukyoungartists.co.uk/emerge-y3/Read More


Five Leaves Book Group: Why I’m no longer talking to white people about race, by Reni Eddo-Lodge

Join us to discuss our Book Club title for April, 'Why I Am No Longer Talking to White People about Race' by Reni Eddo-LodgeRead More

A Party with Socialists In It, with Simon Hannah

Simon Hannah tells the story of the Labour Party from its origins to today.Read More

Striking Women, from Grunwick to Gate Gourmet, with Sundari Anitha & Ruth Pearson

Striking Women, from Grunwick to Gate Gourmet, with Sundari Anitha & Ruth PearsonRead More

Find a Writer

Search our comprehensive database of writers working in the East Midlands region

By Writers Name | By Location | By Genre

Our Writer Directory

Join hundreds of talented writers from the region by signing up to the East Midlands Writers Directory.


Join Our Mailing List

Subscribe to our mailing list and be first to hear about projects and opportunities.

Example Heading


Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Maecenas et orci et magna pellentesque laoreet. Ut sit amet diam ac est ultricies tincidunt. Cras pulvinar, lorem et bibendum ornare, nisi libero tincidunt lacus, ac condimentum ligula orci id quam. Nullam enim sapien, fermentum ut metus vel, aliquet imperdiet arcu.

Find out more

Submit Content

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Sed sed mauris magna. Nunc aliquet hendrerit tempor. Nunc bibendum odio mi, a fringilla dolor malesuada sed. Nam vel semper erat. Aliquam tempor interdum purus, sit amet luctus risus vehicula ac. Donec eget dolor gravida, accumsan ligula vel, pellentesque magna. Ut semper eu arcu vel euismod. Sed ut magna ultrices, bibendum turpis et, luctus sem. Nullam interdum nibh quis hendrerit blandit.

Submit Content