Arvon (@arvonfoundation )

Arvon

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Creative writing courses and retreats in the UK at three countryside homes. This account is monitored from 09:00-17:00 Mon-Thurs.

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Account created 04-02-2009 14:53:15
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Twitter Web App : Congrats to Malika Booker for her Forward Prize win for best poem!

You have till Tuesday at 17:00 to sign up to the (totally free!) poetry challenge she designed for us, guiding you to write a poem in 5 Days!

Sign up via the link below... twitter.com/arvonfoundatio…

Twitter Web App : *Forward Prize winning poet Caroline Bird is with us on Tuesday at 19:00 for a masterclass on 'Danger and Risk'!

Congrats Caroline! 🍾🍾🍾 (and book in for her class via the link in the tweet below!) twitter.com/arvonfoundatio…

Lightful : The incomparable Neil Gaiman will be joining us for a reading and Q&A on 30 Oct at 19:15!

Gaimans back-catalogue includes multi-million selling and award winning works like: Good Omens, Coraline, American Gods, Stardust and Sandman

Book here: lght.ly/j2ali31

Lightful : On 27 Oct at 19:00 poet Caroline Bird will be hosting a masterclass on Danger and Risk.

Would you like to write a dangerous poem? This masterclass is all about untaken paths, emotional and linguistic risk, and embracing our discomfort...

Book: lght.ly/307pha9

Lightful : Join in our (free!) 5-Day Poetry challenge with Malika Booker; receive her instructions via email to write a mythology themed poem from 29 Oct to 2 Nov...

A randomly selected poet will win a free Arvon masterclass!

Sign up by 17:00 on 27 Oct: lght.ly/6bjc1ba

Lightful : Join Winnie M Li for a reading and Q&A on 28 Oct at 19:15!

Li is the author of Dark Chapter. Winner of the Guardian’s Not-The-Booker Prize, it was nominated for an Edgar Award and Best First Novel Award, and was translated into 12 languages.

Book here: lght.ly/nne27jc

Lightful : We have a welcome, late edition to next week's programme: Join 'Asha And The Spirit Bird' author Jasbinder Bilan for a special reading for children and families on 29 Oct at 16:00.

We request that an adult is present for any children 12 or younger.

lght.ly/9mnn89f

Lightful : The incomparable Neil Gaiman will be joining us next Friday at 19:15 for a reading and Q&A...

Gaiman's back-catalogue includes multi-million selling and award winning works like: Good Omens, Coraline, American Gods, Stardust and Sandman

Book here: lght.ly/3nloko8

Lightful : On 27 Oct at 19:00 poet Caroline Bird will be hosting a masterclass on Danger and Risk.

What does it mean to write a dangerous poem? This masterclass is all about untaken paths, emotional and linguistic risk, and embracing our discomfort...

Book: lght.ly/m3h30

Lightful : Join in with our (free!) 5-Day Poetry challenge with Malika Booker; receive her instructions via email to write a mythology themed poem from 29 Oct to 2 Nov...

A randomly selected poet will win a free Arvon masterclass!

Sign up by 17:00 on 27 Oct: lght.ly/imja283

Twitter Web App : I'm teaching an 'At Home' Arvon fiction course with Tom Vowler November 16-20. You can do this from anywhere with internet and it's going to be fantastic. arvon.org/writing-course…

Twitter Web App : #FromOurFriends:

Join Arvons (free!) 5-Day Poetry challenge w/ Malika Booker; receive instructions via email to write a mythology themed poem from 29 Oct-2 Nov. A randomly selected poet will win a free Arvon masterclass! Sign up by 27 Oct/5pm: bit.ly/2TiejlK

Twitter Web App : Why yes, that is me on the same billing as NEIL GAIMAN Neil Gaiman !😮😮😮 Don't miss our #ArvonatHome events next week, live readings Q&A online. Tix only £5! Arvon is a great organisation to support, esp during #Covid Their writing retreats can be life-changing. ✍️ twitter.com/arvonfoundatio…

Lightful : British East Asian and South East Asian writers; got fiction work in progress that you'd like some professional feedback on? The Literary Consultancy Free Read scheme is open for you!

Submit for the chance to win a FREE MS assessment and follow-up session with an editor: lght.ly/b58lg03

Lightful : Still time to book in to this morning's 11 AM masterclass on 'Making Yourself Useful' with Chris Thorpe

Explore using your own life in your writing! Come with a story you’re burning to tell, or contemplate how your life fits in to your work

Book: lght.ly/f61haff

Lightful : Sign up for our (free!) 5-Day Poetry challenge with Malika Booker; receive her instructions via email to write a mythology themed poem from 29 Oct to 2 Nov...

A randomly selected poet will win a free Arvon masterclass!

Sign up by 17:00 on 27 Oct: lght.ly/9n14npb

Twitter Web App : Our friends at Manchester Writing School have a robust programme of public online events upcoming, including a fantastic series curated by Andrew McMillan.

Why not check out 'The Short Story' with Lara Williams and Nicholas Royle: manchesterwritingschool.co.uk/events/the-sho…