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Young Writers' Groups

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

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The Writing School

Be inspired with a Writing East Midlands creative writing course

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Writers' Directory

Join hundreds of East Midlands' writers in our free directory

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Write Here! Residencies

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

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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.

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Solstice Prize 2017

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

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IOTA Magazine

We publish new words – short stories, poems, life writing, memoir, travel writing, food writing and more. These forms can be combined, played with, deconstructed and all can be completely fictive - be bold and original.Read More

The One in Four Writing Competition

Aspiring writers will have the opportunity to share their experiences of single parent family life, thanks to a new writing competition, run jointly by Trapeze Books, Gingerbread and The Pool.Read More

Anthology responding to D H Lawrence’s controversial heritage

Contributions are sought for an anthology responding to the controversial heritage of D H Lawrence.Read More


Self-publishing your Children's/Young Adult Book

Find out about the practical aspects of self-publishing and marketing children's/young adult books from Karen Inglis, a successful self-published children’s author with close to 10,000 sales across five titles.Read More

Perfect Darkness, Perfect Silence: Novella launch

Join Richard Farren Barber at Fantasycon for the launch of hiw new novella: "Perfect Darkness, Perfect Silence."Read More

Workshop: How to grab attention, evoke emotion and sell with words

This a chance for you to pick up copywriting tips – a new one-day workshop conducted by professional copywriter Ben Braber.Read More

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