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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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Palm-Sized Press open for submissions

Palm-Sized Press is now open for submissions for its debut print zine. Flash fiction up to 500 words and black & white artwork on the theme ‘Retrospective’ will be considered. Deadline: 6 August 2017. Send submissions to palmsizedpress@gmail.comRead More

Mark Goodwin - poetry mentor

As a mentor I specialise in helping poets, be they experienced or novice, to meet and explore their unique, personal creative drives … and to find ways of making poetries that best fulfil those drives …Read More

"Telling Tales" Charity Anthology Submission Call

The Big Care Write-Up is yet again seeking new writing talent from across the globe to submit short stories for its latest charity anthology eBook, "Telling Tales" in aid of LOROS Hospice.Read More


Word Wise #11 Raymond Antrobus & Antony Owen

Derby's Premier Spoken Word night! Free entry for those performing!Read More

Creative Writing Summer School

If you’re a beginner new to creative writing and unsure how to get started, or if you’ve some experience and are looking for inspiration, our summer school is the place to come.Read More

Leicester Writers' Club Summer Open Evenings

Leicester Writers’ Club Summer Open Evenings Each Thursday 7-9pm at Phoenix Square, 4 Midland Street, Leicester, LE1 1TG, £3Read More

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