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Busy Bee's

Professional Development Planning with Eva Lewin

Are you at a cross-roads in your creative career? Would a one to one session with a professional development guide help you think afresh, find your own solutions and plan how to achieve your goals?

#deskie competiton time

Three beautiful Heal's lamps up for grabs

Writing the Future: Black and Asian Authors and Publishers in the UK Marketplace

A Spread the Word commissioned report reveals the UK publishing industry is not reflecting the UK's cultural diversity

'Curious Hands - 24 Hours in Soho'

Coming soon - Cityread London Young Writer in Residence Sarah Perry's poetry collection and accompanying podcasts.

Flight 1000 Associates Scheme

Supporting diverse writers to get work in the publishing industry

What skills do you need to write interactive games?

Connecting Stories: Entrepreneurial Partnerships between New and Traditional Forms of Writing by Luke Kelly

STW's Paul Sherreard delivers workshop at RLH school rooms

Continuing our work with the pediatric units

2014 - 15 season of masterclasses, workshops and events for writers is now on sale

From crime fiction to poetry to writing from real life, we have something to help you improve your writing. Katy Massey, Katy Darby and Claire McGowan are just some of the inspirational writers waiting to work with you...

We interview Ruby Cowling

Winner of London Short Story Prize 2014

Aisling Fahey - Young Poet Laureate for London

Lemn Sissay introduces the New Young Poet Laureate for London on National Poetry Day


Grants for the Arts advice from Gemma Seltzer of Arts Council England

Spread the Word Info Sheets - Professional Development

Downloadable docs on a variety of topics useful to writers. These ones are all about your writing career.