Whether you're super-new to writing or a totally amazing writer, we all benefit from a bit of inspiration and a few hours with other creatives. Dates below. Come and hang out, learn and write new stuff! Workshops run by Louise Fazackerley unless otherwise stated. For more info email firstname.lastname@example.org
Every Monday. 1pm-3pm. Sunshine Writers at Sunshine House, Wigan. £5. A friendly, accessible community writing group.
Every Monday. 6.30pm-8pm. Ink Inc. Young Writers at Wigan STEAM. £5. New group for young writers aged 12-18. We'll be developing poets, novelists and script-writers for an anthology, live literature events and world domination. (no session Oct 21st)
Tues 10th Sept. The Secret Writers Club at Wigan STEAM. £5. Monthly session- The Writer's Toolkit- notebooks, bowers and moodboards.
Wed 25th Sept. 7pm-9pm. The Secret Writers Club at The Old Courts, Wigan. Writing inspired by the work of Simon Armitage- the current poet laureate.
Sun 29th Sept. 2pm-4pm. Open Archive/ Open Mic at Salford Art Gallery and Museum, Salford. FREE. Workshop and open mic run by Ruby Ramelize but I'll be there on the day performing and taking part in the workshop.
Every Friday, starting 4th Oct. 1pm-3pm. The Secret Writers Club/ Headspace in Bolton. New group exploring spoken word and writing for performance. Oddballs, wall-flowers and kind people of all sorts welcome. Location and cost tbc.
Tues 8th Oct. 11am-1pm. The Secret Writers Club at The Turnpike, Leigh. £5. Writing inside art exhibitions- Theodore Major and contemporary artists in response.
Tues 15th Oct. The Secret Writers Club at Wigan STEAM. £5. Monthly session- The Writer's Toolkit- character sketch.
Thurs 17th Oct. 7pm-9pm The Secret Writers Club at The Turnpike, Leigh. £5. Writing inside art exhibitions- Theodore Major and contemporary artists in response.
Wed 30th Oct. 7pm-9pm. The Secret Writers Club at The Old Courts, Wigan. £5. Session led by Steven Kenny. Writing for HORROR!