Upcoming Workshops & Events

First Wednesday each month, 3-5pm

Live Reading at Newcastle Art Gallery – all welcome – free event

Spectate or participate – share a poem, story, opinion piece, script or song.

Cash prizes awarded.


Writing Workshops 2020

February: Creative Writing

March: Travel Writing with Walter Mason

May: Editing with Claire Bradshaw

June: From Character Development to Plot with Pamela Freeman

July: Poetry Workshop with Ross Gillett

September: Writing for Children with Tim Harris

October: Poetry Masterclass with Toby Fitch

November: Writing Masterclass with Jaye Ford and Fiona McArthur


Writing Workshops 2019

March: Experimenting with Creative Writing with Ryan O’Neill

March: Writing about Place with Mark Tredinnick

Commencing March: Self Publishing – an online course

April: Annabel Smith In Conversation – judge of the 2019 Newcastle Short Story Award

May: Art of Writing Around the Globe

June: Understanding Story Structure with Laurel Cohn

August: Speculative Fiction Writing with Marianne de Pierres

First week of September:  History Illuminated Festival

Saturday 14th September: Writing for Children with Jacqueline Harvey

Monday 14th October: Creative Writing

Saturday 26th October: Poetry Workshop