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Alex Christopher; writer, writing helper and communications gal, shares tactics to tackle that incredibly annoying thing that we’ve all faced – writer’s block.

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Read Like A Writer and Write Like One

BY LAWRENCE SPANN
@ VOL 10 ON JAN 30, 2014

Lawrence Spann has a keen interest in literature and writing. Drawing from life experience and an advanced degree in Creative Writing and the Medical Humanities, he approaches the process of writing through the lives and works of poets, writers, song writers, artists and historical figures. 

"Presentation of the Day" on May 17, 2014.

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For the Love of Words

BY SHENIZ JANMOHAMED
@ VOL 4 ON SEP 26, 2014

Sheniz Jannohamed explores the spirit and inventiveness of words. Listen as she examines the interesting, strange, and hilarious rituals of writers and authors.

 

 

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A Writers Journey: From Abject Failure to Marginal Success at Inside of Knoxville.com

BY ALAN SIMS
@ VOL 13 ON NOV 11, 2014

Alan Sims focuses on his blog about the culture and life of downtown Knoxville after his failed attempt in pursing song and short story writing. His blog centers around the development, events, business, and issues of his city.

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Art Bound by Response

BY FIONA DAVIES
@ VOL 11 ON FEB 06, 2015

Visual artist Fiona Davis (http://fionadavies.com.au) presents the creation of Visual Bind, a website promoting the work of artists and giving a tribune to their critical writing in response to their own projects/practice and their peers's art: a barter system where each artist writes an essay and gets written about once a year, in perpetual motion starting from around 60 artists. Visual Bind will publish online quarterly journal to which interested may subscribe.

 

"Presentation of the Day" on June 9, 2015.

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Strengthening the Literary Girl Gang

BY GWEN BEATTY
@ VOL 1 ON OCT 15, 2015

Have you ever wanted to write? Hear what this presenter discovered about women authors in the Indie lit community, how the discoveries shaped her approach to composing her own work and what she does to support women in the literary community. 

 

 

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A Whinge of Writers

BY VANESSA OAKES
@ VOL 23 ON DEC 01, 2015

Vanessa Oakes is a playwright and member of Midlands writers' collective Bold Text. Here she muses on the collective noun for a group of writers and tells us about all the things Bold Text got up to in 2015 - from rehearsed readings to making a home at The Rep to getting involved in politics.

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Creative Block & Flow

BY DONNA CHURCHMAN
@ VOL 12 ON SEP 19, 2016

"The direction to go in is deeper into the nature of thought."

In Creative Block & Flow at PechaKucha Night London Vol. 12Donna Churchman shares with us her process on how to work through creative blocks and how to ride the flows so that you can let your creativity shine!

 

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Sevan Writers Resort – a Creative and Public Space

BY SARHAT PETROSYAN
@ VOL 23 ON APR 10, 2017

Sarhat discusses the project he’s doing currently on an extraordinary modernistic building of Sevan Writers Resort, located on Sevan peninsula.

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#foundfiction - The Guerrilla Publishing Experiment Connecting Readers and Writers Across the World

BY STEVE CLARKSON
@ VOL 23 ON AUG 02, 2018

Print off a short story, put it in an envelope marked 'READ ME' and leave it somewhere random to be found. The idea behind #foundfiction is simple but powerful, and it's inspired readers and writers across the world since launching in 2014. Here, founder Steve Clarkson talks about the origins of the project, how it quickly gained a dedicated following, and what the future holds.