Creative Writing Workshop

  • Jul 28, 2014 · 7:00 PM
  • Shooting Star pub

Join us for a night of creative writing revelry.

These workshop nights are aimed at writers of all forms - novels, short stories, plays, poems - everyone is welcome. They're relaxed, friendly and the format is simple; up to 25 can attend and six of those people volunteer to read their work for applause, discussion and feedback.

To read on the night, you must request a place in advance.

Request a reading slot by posting a comment below. Slots are assigned in order of first come, first served. A reading slot allows you 10 minutes to read and then 5-10 minutes for comments and questions from the group.  If you are reading, please bring at least 10 copies to share as you'll get better quality feedback.

Please note: Reading slots are very popular but if you scroll ahead in our calendar you'll find a night in a few weeks with places open.

If you can no longer make it, please, please, please change your RSVP. We often have a waiting list of people who REALLY want to attend, so please change your RSVP so others can take the spot.

Costs: £5 per person. Please follow the steps to pay via PayPal when you RSVP. Refunds will only be offered if the meetup is cancelled.

Location: The Shooting Star is less than 5mins walk from Liverpool Street station, on the central Line.

Directions: Take the Bishopsgate exit from the main rail concourse, cross the road, turn right at Dirty Dicks pub onto Middlesex Street. The pub is just a few minutes down on the right-hand side and we meet in the function room downstairs.

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  • Ali C.

    Great evening. Some really interesting pieces being read

    1 · July 28, 2014

  • The Legendary F.

    Feedback as usual awesome, not just for me but I guess that others as well.

    July 28, 2014

  • Jake T.

    I've come down with a wicked cold, so someone else can take my spot this week

    July 28, 2014

    • Lisa G.

      Thanks Jake. Hope you feel better.

      July 28, 2014

  • Oliver

    Hi I like to book a slot for the workshop please.

    July 10, 2014

    • Lisa G.

      Hi Oliver, if you'd like to come just RSVP above. Thanks, Lisa

      July 27, 2014

  • Lisa G.

    Readers: Alex, Ellie, Frank, Keiran, Elizabeth and James (in reserve)

    Cheers, Lisa

    2 · July 10, 2014

  • Elizabeth W.

    Hi there, is there one more slot available for this group? If so can I book it please? If there's a slot I'll pay up promptly, I promise!

    July 10, 2014

    • Lisa G.

      Yes, sot booked for you.

      1 · July 10, 2014

  • James L.

    Hi Lisa, if a slot opens up I have a new short story I would like some feedback on.

    July 10, 2014

  • Lisa G.

    This meeting will replace the one previously down for the 23rd. Apologies again for having to shuffle things around!

    July 2, 2014

  • Lisa G.

    Readers: Alex, Ellie, Frank, Keiran and...?
    Best, Lisa

    June 23, 2014

  • Alex H.

    Hello Lisa, may i reserve a reading slot please?

    June 23, 2014

  • Ellie

    Hi Lisa! Could I please have a slot to read? Sorry I had to bail last time.

    June 18, 2014

  • Kieran

    Hi Lisa, I'd like a reading slot for this one please.

    1 · June 14, 2014

  • The Legendary F.

    HI Lisa can you put me down for reading?

    Can you amend PayPal thingy as I still haven't used my £5.00 from the cancelled Meetup some time ago.

    1 · June 12, 2014

    • Lisa G.

      Yep, all fine. Thanks Frank!

      June 13, 2014

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