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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


Crosswords Open Mic

Crosswords is Nottingham's premier subterranean spoken word open mic night! Join us in the caves underneath the Malt Cross on Weds 11th October for open-hearted open mic plus fab featured slot from talented poet and performer Char March!Read More

Alison Weir and Kate Williams: In Conversation

Historians Alison Weir and Kate Williams appear together in conversation to celebrate 2018's International Women's Day.Read More

Finances and Freelancing with Gail Mitchell

This workshop will demystify the financial processes of the freelancer, suitable for all self-employed creatives and small business owners.Read More

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