Literature and writing

Interested in writing short stories, opinion pieces, your memoirs or even a novel? The Avenue Writers are keen to welcome new members who are interested in writing and would like to develop their creative writing skills in a friendly and supportive environment.

This is a critique group specifically for those who write for children and teens. The function fo the group is to support each other as fellow writers, critique each other's work and share industry knowledge. The group is made up of both published and unpublished writers of fiction and non-fiction. Newcomers are welcome but numbers are limited.

Would you like to learn more about poetry, or try writing your own, but don't know where to start? Join award-winning poet and children's writer Catherine Bateson, for a weekly poetry workshop where you will not only have the opportunity to explore a diverse range of traditional and contemporary poems but also participate in hands on writing exercises in a friendly, creative and supportive environment.                           

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