Events

CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOPS at The ARTWORKS Halifax

Use fun, creative writing exercises designed to get your pen moving and words flowing. Learn writing techniques and devices to inspire new ideas, fresh perspectives and build confidence in your words. All forms of writing welcome, poetry, prose or stories from life. No writing experience necessary. 2 dates.
Tues 9 July 2019 1pm-3.30pm
Tues 17 Sept 2019 1pm-3.30pm
 £15 each. Free subsidised places available.
The Artworks  Shaw Lane, Halifax, West Yorks, HX3 9ET

 

I DON’T KNOW WHAT I’M SUPPOSED TO BE DOING 

Emma’s show about her mother, dementia and library books. See ‘I Don’t Know’ for more details.
‘Completely absorbing, entertaining and poignant’
Weds 14 August 2019
Knaresborough FEVA Festival of Entertainment & Visual Arts
7pm  Knaresborough Library, Marketplace, Knaresborough, HG5 8AG
Weds 2 – Thurs 3 Oct 2019
Cork Libraries – Positive Ageing Week, County Cork, Eire
Sun 6 Oct 2019
Borderlines Carlisle Book Festival
Carlisle Library, 11 Globe Lane, Carlisle CA3 8NX
More dates to be confirmed.

WRITING PROJECT DAYS 

Sat 7 Sept 2019
Sat 30 Nov 2019
10am – 4pm
Todmorden Community Resource Centre, Lever Street, Todmorden, OL14 5QE
£45 for each day. Discounts for multiple bookings.
Give yourself time to focus on a writing project in mind, whether a new idea or something you’ve been working on. Get helpful feedback, fresh ideas and most of all motivation and a plan to take it forwards. Previous participants have gone on to publication. Writing Project Days run several times a year. Come to one for a kickstart or more for regular support. Click here for more information.
‘It was invaluable to have feedback on the main issues that were slowing me down and the motivation to carry on and make progress.’