Writing Competitions 2017

Check out these inspiring and challenging writing competitions happening over the next few months! Don’t forget you can brush up on your writing techniques with our extensive writing classes, covering skills from poetry to publishing, and beginners to advanced! Good luck! The Big Smoke Team Poetry and Politics Competition Short, political poems, with a £200…

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Upcoming creative writing workshops!

March already! Where does the time go? Here’s what we have coming up later this month and next: beginner-level – Beginning To Write Fiction (6 weeks), starting Thursday 30th March – Introduction to Creative Writing (Saturday 1st April) – Beginning To Write Fiction (6 weeks), starting Wednesday 26th April – Introduction to Creative Writing (4 weeks), starting…

Workshops starting soon!

Just a quick reminder of courses we have starting SOON: – Beginning To Write Fiction (6 weeks), starting Wednesday 1st March – Screenwriting: Characters* (Saturday 4th March) – Introduction to Creative Writing (4 weeks), starting Monday 6th March – Get Writing (4 weeks), starting Monday 6th March – Screenwriting: Story/Plot* (Saturday 11th March) – The Mythic…

Upcoming workshops!

Hello all! Just a quick note to let you know that many of our courses have already started, or are now fully booked, but we’ve a few more scheduled for you… (All evening courses, 6.30pm-8.30pm) – a new Introduction to Creative Writing (4 weeks), starting Monday 6th March – a new Beginning To Write Fiction…

Creative writing courses in 2017

Happy new year! We’re back at the desk this week and excited about our upcoming courses, including: These beginners’ classes (all evenings 6.30pm-8.30pm unless otherwise specified): – Introduction to Creative Writing (4 weeks), starting Monday 6th February – two Beginning to Write Fiction classes (6 weeks), available from either Wednesday 18th January or Saturday 28th…

Monday Roundup!

After a brief hiatus, the Monday Roundup is back with all your competition and submissions needs! As always: get writing, get editing and get entering! Submission Calls Flash Fiction Competitions Short Story Competitions Poetry Competitions Playwriting Competitions Novel Writing Competitions Novella Submissions and Competitions Grants and Residencies Children and Teenager Competitions As always, contact us…

New courses!

The summer is coming to a close, but have no fear, we’ve loads of brilliant courses to get you through Autumn! The Factory will be open again in September and we can’t wait for this term of creative writing. There are so many courses to help you on your writing path. It doesn’t matter if…