London Writers Network

Funding, Grants, and Developing Your Writing Career - Storify

Writers Talk About Brexit

Join us in Deptford on Wednesday 6 July 6pm - 8pm

Shreeta Shah reflects on her first six months as a Flight 1000 Associate

Reading, editing, social media, more reading and hoping time will pass slowly

Sandeep Mahal joins the Spread the Word board

Chair of Trustees welcomes Spread the Word's newest board member

Win a pair of tickets to see theatrical phenomenon 1984 at the Playhouse Theatre

April, 1984. 13:00. Comrade 6079, Winston Smith, thinks a thought, starts a diary, and falls in love. But Big Brother is always watching.

Interview with Vinay Patel

The inspiring scriptwriter talks to Spread the Word's Sara Jafari

Interview with Debs Newbold

The vibrant writer / performer talks displacement, Mark Rylance and specificity ahead of her appearance at The Last Word Festival at the Roundhouse

Fiction Feedback with Ella Kahn

A not-to-be-missed opportunity for writers of YA, Historical or Science Fiction

Interview with Karen McCarthy Woolf

Karen explores the relationship between movement and poetry to mark an exciting new collaborative project

The Authenticity Paradox: Writing and Truth

Catherine O’Flynn, Sathnam Sanghera, Roger Robinson and Afua Hirsch examine 'authenticity' at a special panel co-curated by our Flight 1000 Associates and Folio Prize Academy

Post the Past

Celebrating International Women's Day

from top left to right: Delia Jarrett-Macauley, Irenosen Okojie, Danielle McLaughlin, Joanna Walsh, Francesca Rhyderrch, Katy Darby, Rowan Hisayo Buchanan, Clare Fisher, Deirdre Shanahan, Sanya Semakula, Ruby Cowling, Annette Brook, Zoe Ranson, Sara Jafari, Marianne Tatepo, Joanna Campbell, Kerry Barner, Shreeta Shah, Jules Haworth, Stephanie Scott

Overlooked Books

Celebrating International Women's Day

from top left to right: Delia Jarrett-Macauley, Irenosen Okojie, Danielle McLaughlin, Joanna Walsh, Francesca Rhyderrch, Katy Darby, Rowan Hisayo Buchanan, Clare Fisher, Deirdre Shanahan, Sanya Semakula, Ruby Cowling, Annette Brook, Zoe Ranson, Sara Jafari, Marianne Tatepo, Joanna Campbell, Kerry Barner, Shreeta Shah, Jules Haworth, Stephanie Scott

News: About the London Short Story Festival

The Festival will be taking a break in 2016

Flight 1000 - Meet the 2016 Team

2016 is the second year of Spread the Word’s innovative publishing development scheme, Flight 1000.

Where would we be without indie publishers?

Flight Associate Sanya Semakula talks with Influx Press Co-founder Kit Caless