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Tutor Chat – with Author Helen Jukes

Posted by writingschool on 24th July 2019 in Course No Comments

Helen Jukes is a successful writer, writing tutor and beekeeper, originally from Leicestershire. In 2018, her memoir A Honeybee Heart  Has Five Openings was published by Simon and Schuster. It has been described as ‘an intimate exploration of the heart and the home’. The novel illustrates her very personal journey raising a colony of honeybees

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Congratulations to the winners of the Aurora Regional Writers Prize

Posted by writingschool on 21st July 2017 in Competition Course My Writing School Success No Comments

On the hottest and longest day of the year at a ceremony and reading at Bromley House Library in Nottingham UNESCO City of Literature, Writing East Midlands awarded prizes to this year’s winners of the second Aurora open competition for poetry and short fiction. The event was a welcoming, inspiring celebration of writing on the

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Win a Writing School Course!

Posted by writingschool on 1st February 2017 in Competition Course My Writing School Special Offers No Comments

We’re thrilled to once again be a part of the Aurora Poetry & Short Fiction Open Competition! Writing East Midlands (our sister organisation) has just launched the 2017 international competition with prizes in both categories. This year’s judges are renowned poet Penelope Shuttle and acclaimed novelist and short story writer Jacob Ross – both well known to writers

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Special Offers for participants on Waterstones Nottingham courses

Posted by writingschool on 20th July 2016 in My Writing School Special Offers No Comments

We’re pleased to announce through our partnership with Waterstones that all participants whose courses are taking place at Waterstones in Nottingham from September 2016 to July 2017 will be eligible for a 10% discount card. The discount can be redeemed against any book purchases in store at Waterstones during the duration of the course they

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