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Sep
14

In the age of 'Instagram points' and commercialisation of traditional hospitality seen in the rise of Airbnb, what can a travel writer now write about? Details
Oct
23

Does your copy convince YOU? Is it vivid and engaging, or are you guilty of using tired adjectives such as "comprehensive" and “essential"? Perhaps you would love to write more exciting copy, but you simply don't have the time to do so, or your colleagues feel that the copy is not "appropriate" for your products. If you can relate to this, join us at this fun workshop and prepare to feel liberated! Details
Oct
24

Email is now the primary channel for marketing communication, yet reader engagement has never been more challenging. How can you be sure that your results are as good as they can be? And how do you persuade new potential customers to sign up, open up, click through – and do all of this on a regular basis? Details

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Short stories: why write it

Short stories: why write it

A short story is a good way to take the reader’s mind on a whirl with escalating tension, humour and more in a matter of minutes. Read on >

Writing Prep: Generating creative ideas

Writing Prep: Generating creative ideas

If you want to write, but you’re asking yourself, “What should I write about?” we have some suggestions to help you generate creative ideas for writing. Read on >

Tips for Writing Good Dialogue

Tips for Writing Good Dialogue

Good dialogue goes a long way to make a better story – it drives the plot, gives life to characters, develops the mood and conveys important information, like backstory. Read on >

Writers Resource Kit

Writers Resource Kit

The Writers Resource Kit serves as a source of pragmatic advice to beginners eager to find out more about the terminologies, strategies and conventions of publishing. Read on >

Picture Book Vs Illustrated Book

Picture Book Vs Illustrated Book

A comparison between picture books and illustrated books, with examples. Read on >