Writing West Midlands - Spark Young Writers newsletter
With news and updates, here is the Writing West Midlands Spark Young Writers newsletter:
Young Writer Magazine
still time to submit a piece for Issue 14 of Spark Young Writers
Magazine will be published in April 2018.
April 2018 issue is going to include pieces written by young
people from other European countries as part of our involvement
with the Read On Creative Europe project. Unusually for this
magazine, this issue will have a theme. The theme is “No more
borders: exploring, sharing and celebrating our differences”
– we are looking for poems, short stories, prose – any kind of
creative writing as long as it is your own and is no longer than
500 words. You can submit up to 3 pieces of your creative
just finalising venues for 2018-19 and parents will be contacted
in late April / early May to renew places for the next academic
young people are interested in signing up, watch our social media
networks for information about when booking opens online.
pleased to be able to invite young writers who are part of our
Spark Young Writers groups to come to our annual awards ceremony.
We are pleased to be back at the Bramall Music Building,
University of Birmingham on the afternoon of 30th June.
More information will follow, but do put the date in your diary!
Entry is free - friends and family are welcome.
year our Summer School is taking place at Wolverhampton
University. We are thrilled to welcome Black Country poet Liz
Berry and creative writing tutor Paul McDonald to lead the
Summer School is for young people aged between 12 - 17.
are on sale already, so you can book your place and find out more