Annual Events 2016

As ever, these events and themes may chop and change as the year develops, so please do check back often, or contact us directly 🙂 Note – the Themes are just suggestions for those who need inspiration, we will cheerfully listen to/critique anything you bring.

March
31st Last Day for Subscriptions
April
7th
14th
21nd
28th
30th Public Workshop @ Art House
May
5th Open Mike Night
12th @ Write Blend/ Joan Nicholson Awards
19th Theme: Tit-For-Tat
26th Theme: A Dark Joke
June
2nd Theme: Clandestine
9th Theme: Circus Fun
16th Lindsey Holland/Poetry Competition Judging (To be rescheduled)
23th Theme: Unholy Alliance
30th Theme: Remembering
July
7th Theme: Pudding
14th Lindsey Holland/Poetry Competition Judging
21st Theme: Animal World
28th Theme: Holiday Snaps
August
4th Theme: Police Drama
11th Theme: Kings and Fools
18th Theme: The Best of Politics
25th Guest Speaker: Sally-Anne Tapia-Bowes
September
1st  Theme: Oddity Rex
8th Theme: Joy and Favour
15th Theme: Lonesome
22nd Autumn Open Mike
29th Theme: Triumphant
October
6th Theme: Planets Suite
13th Theme: Foreign Lives
20th Theme: Jewels In The night
27th Halloween Spooktacular – Scary stories encouraged
31st Last Day for Short Story Competition Entries
November
3rd Theme: For The Birds
10th Theme: Dangerous Times
17th Guest Speaker: Stephen Beattie
24th TBC – Public Workshop
December
1st Theme: Romance In Unlikely Place
8th Theme: Yellowbelly
15th TBC – Short Story Awards Night
22nd Christmas Readings / Last day till New year
January
12th First Day Back/ theme: Shining Stories
19th Theme: Open Your Eyes
26th Theme: A New Outfit
February
2nd Theme: Painful Reconciliation
9th Theme: Joyous Interlude
16th Valentines Verses
23rd AGM  Moved to 2nd March