• Spark Summer Writing Challenge

  • Thu, 30-07-2020 at 09:30
  • Writing West Midlands
    Gibb Street
    B9 4AT Birmingham
Spark Summer Writing Challenge - Writing West Midlands - Birmingham

Spark Young Writers by Writing West Midlands introduces the first ever Spark Summer Writing ChallengeAre you – or do you know – a young person (school years 7 - 12, aged 12 - 17) who loves writing or wants to be a writer?This summer, we are running our first Spark Summer Writing Challenge for young people like you!Come and join us on Monday 27th - Friday 31st July for five days of writing, inspiration, and quality feedback all from your own home.You'll write new genres following writing prompts set daily, and you'll get a chance to get one-on-one feedback at least twice in the week, if you want it. You can try your hand at writing a range of styles from poetry to audio drama to flash fiction to wordplay.You'll be writing for fun, being as creative as you want to be, and you'll meet a whole network of other young writers.You will have the option to submit pieces created during the week to our anthology, gathering together some of our favourite poetry, prose and plays of the Spark Summer Writing Challenge.This is your chance to take the first step in becoming the writer you want to be.With Ruth Stacey and Rick Sanders, you will flex your writing muscles and have an opportunity to work with experienced poets and writers to review your own work, discover your creative strengths and find out what you need to do to take your writing to next level!Find out more here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/spark-summer-writing-challenge-2020-tickets-100773456120 *For school years 7 - 12 (ages 12 - 17) only