Writers’ Week: Avoiding the Mid (Writing) Life Crisis with Yvvette Edwards (Workshop) SOLD OUT

Join Yvvette Edwards for an online writing workshop on Wednesday 20th October, 4-6pm as part of New Writing South’s Writers’ Week.

Are you struggling to maintain momentum in your writing life? Experiencing flagging energy or finding it hard work motivating yourself to get the writing done? Then come along and join Yvvette Edwards in this one-stop workshop designed to help you overcome your obstacles, banish your writing blues and find new pathways to reclaiming your creative mojo.

Suitable for experienced writers

Participants are asked to bring motivational quote or extract they use to buoy them when required.

About the tutor:
Yvvette Edwards is the author of two novels: A Cupboard Full of Coats and The Mother.  She has also written a number of short stories which have been broadcast on radio and published in anthologies.  Her hobbies are reading, listening to music, stroking her cats and looking at trees, especially in autumn. She has wide experience of mentoring writers and, despite a preference for index-card systems and matching envelopes and writing pads, can be discovered on modern social media platforms, including Twitter and Instagram.


This event has sold out. To join a waiting list please email hello@newwritingsouth.com


Join New Writing South online for our Writers’ Week 2021.

Join us online for our first New Writing South Writers’ Week in October 2021 for a week of tailored activity focussed on the needs of writers, whatever stage they are at.

Featuring Stella Duffy, Beth Miller, Amer Anwar, Yvvette Edwards and Louise Tondeur, expect practical and inspiring sessions to help you get into a writing frame of mind, kickstart a new writing project, find the motivation to keep going or prepare to send work out into the world.

The week will begin with an exclusive Yoga for Writing session with Stella Duffy followed by a series of informative talks and workshops throughout the week plus a limited number of 1-1 writer surgeries with guest writers – book early to avoid disappointment.

See the whole programme for our Writer’s Week



20 October 2021
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Full Price: £25/ Conc £20

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