Friday, 25 October 2013

The next meeting of the BWC is:

Monday, 4th November 2013

7.15 pm to 9.15 pm

The Brown Jug Pub, Ramsgate Road, Broadstairs

All writers welcome

Business notices - websites, news etc  
and mss readings

Contact Details:

Trisha Scott - 01843 602853


The National Novel Writing Month
begins in November
 The aim is to get us to write 50K words in a month.  They can be non-fiction, fiction, short stories, articles or a mixture of any type of writing.
The website offers advice and support:
  •  Write a novel in a month!
  •  Track your progress.
  •  Get pep talks and support.
  •  Meet fellow writers online and in person
 Good luck to all those taking part!

Check out the following link:
Excellent half-hour programme about ideas for writing, techniques and poetry
with commentary from Michael Morpurgo -
author of 'War Horse',
Philip Pullman - 'His Dark Materials' trilogy,
and poets
including Caroline Bird and Kate Clanchy.

Open Mic poetry and spoken word night -
at The Lighthouse Bar, Margate
8 pm on Thursday, 31st October, and the last
Thursday of each month.
Free entry.
For bookings or more information, contact:
or on Facebook at Margate-Lyrical.


I just know I have a
novel in me ...
'It ain't whatcha write,
it's the way atcha write it.'
Jack Kerouac
'The freelance writer is a man who is paid
per piece or per word or perhaps.'
Robert Benchley
'We are all apprentices in a craft
where no one ever becomes a master.'
Ernest Hemingway
'For your born writer, nothing is so healing as
the realization that he has come upon the right word.'
Catherine Drinker Bowen 

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