How is your New Year’s resolution holding up?

The Writers’ Block aims to encourage the creative writer in us all. In December novelist Wyl Menmuir brought us one of his favourite activities for getting under the skin of his characters in the planning stages of a story. It works for characters of all ages. […]

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Turning over a new leaf at The Writers’ Block

Three talented writers were thinking big in the January Young Writers’ workshop. Taking inspiration from Neil Gaiman’s ‘Make Good Art’ Harvard commencement speech, the young people created their own miniature books to keep their writing goals for the year safe. It was fun to see […]

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Literature Works Annual Fund grants to five new projects in the SW

Literature Works announces today five awards from its Annual Fund, which reopened in 2018.  The grants support grassroots projects around the South West of England that bring the enjoyment of words and story directly to local groups and communities.  The awards of £100-£500 help community […]

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Spoken Word Events in Cornwall

As many of us know there are writers galore based in the absolute beauty of Cornwall. There are also many events and opportunities to discover writers and their work. Are you one of them? Do you have work to share? Do you want to discover […]

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Science Adventures by Coppice Theatre – Teachers preview event

Monday 11th February 2019, 5pm at The Writers Block Coppice Theatre and KEAP would like to invite you to a teachers preview event. You will be treated to an extract from the show, a science based workshop and get the chance to chat to the creative […]

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