Monthly Archives: August 2016

How to Make a Living as a Writer

Originally posted on A Writer's Path:
? by Gary Smailes So you want to make a living as a writer? Well despite what some writers will have you believe traditional publishing still offers writers a realistic chance of making…

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Writers & Artists – volumes of information for all writers

This site is a must for all writers, so much information, help and advice, not to be missed! There is a FREE writing competion on the site at the moment plus so many articles and contacts, just click on the … Continue reading

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Holding Baby – It’s happening !

Please find these further details for the wonderful production of Jan Watt’s ‘Holding Baby‘, she is now not only  Author but Director. It is an amazing piece of work with both social and literary standing. It is Not to be … Continue reading

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Why Do Creative People Burn Out?

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? by Meg Dowell Creativity is, in many ways, like magic. We start crafting something out of nothing and, suddenly, the whole world looks and feels different. We can do anything. We can…

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Advertise Your Book

Originally posted on A Writer's Path:
? A Writer’s Path is open for authors to advertise their books. I’m also accepting advertisements on The Book Review Directory and All Romance Reads. I’m an author, and I know firsthand how difficult it…

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Pens Meeting Report, 17 August 2016

It’s sometimes hard to keep reflecting and describing just how flipping great these meetings are – but being creative writers we will. With the Anthology gathering speed, this meeting focused on contributions for it and their authors. Going through those … Continue reading

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Great News from Jenny Roman

Exciting News to share from the Winner of last year’s Pens Creative Writing Competition! Many of you will remember the wonderful writing from midlands creative writer Jenny Roman, please take time out to follow the links in this interesting message … Continue reading

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‘Holding Baby’ more securly than ever now!

This exciting news from long time friend and mentor of Pens, Jan Watts ! We have a full production of Holding Baby as part of the University of Birmingham’s Book To The Future Festival on Friday 14th October at 7.30 … Continue reading

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Writers of all things will find this useful

Hi all, I have been following the blog linked below for some time and can highly recommend it to all writers. The insight, hints and tips are fascinating, instructive and answered many of my questions about all manner of literary … Continue reading

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Free to enter Local Poetry Competition

This is very exciting for local writers, Free entry and for the winner a rare chance of a paid performance at one of the Birmingham Libraries! Local is good! See the website from this link ‘Poetry On Loan Competition‘ and … Continue reading

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