Story Structure 101 - a half-day online masterclass focusing on story structure
Learn to structure your stories so that you can craft fantastic fiction without losing the plot.
Saturday 24th April 2021 10am-2pm
£55 (Confident income) /45 (Lower income) /35 (Student/uncertain income) /25 ... More information
Philip Marsden will be conducting a masterclass in the travel book which he believes can combine all the best elements of literature. The journey-tale lies at the heart of many of the great stories – myths, novels and memoirs. Whatever ... More information
A series of five writing workshops that will help you get words flowing. Prompts and provocations, inventive explorations and opportunities to share your words.
Mondays 7-8:30pm 26th April - 24th May
Limited Early bird tickets available until 31st March 2021
Plus option to ... More information
Tolu Agbelusi introduces new voices from Exeter who have participated in the Telling Our Stories Workshops. Emerging writers will read from their work developed as part of Tolu’s shared residency with Quay Words and Libraries Unlimited, exploring the stories of ... More information
Word Online, a virtual tour of diverse voices in South West libraries, makes its second stop via Plymouth Libraries.
Join Abi Palmer for a live performance of Sanatorium, scored with haunting, dreamlike film.
A young woman spends a month taking the waters at ... More information
Join Author Clare Owen, Narrator Sophie Aldred, and artists Sally Atkins and Klara Smith for a celebration of the launch of Clare's debut Young Adult novel, Zed and the Cormorants.
Readings, discussion of the writing and illustration process, Q&A, perhaps some ... More information
At the end of April WonderZoo are teaming up with Imperfect Cinema, Fotonow, POP+ and Soapbox Culture to create a four day Pilot Event for a Future Festival called Storytelling. The event will be called ‘Lost Time’.
29th April, 7 - ... More information
Spring time, early May 2021, a good time to make fresh work and or examine current and ongoing fiction work.
Join Costa Book of the Year, 2020 winner, Monique Roffey in a ‘hot house’ workshop over four days at the Exeter ... More information
Join us as Quay Words presents a reading by Costa Book of the Year 2020 winner Monique Roffey, our Quay Words Spring 2021 writer-in-residence. Monique will be reading from The Mermaid of Black Conch and discussing the book.
This event will be live-streamed ... More information
Quay Words Spring 2021 writer-in-residence Monique Roffey introduces five new voices who participated in her ‘hot-house flowers’ intensive writing course. Monique will also read alongside them.
You can purchase a copy of The Mermaid of Black Conch from Crediton Community Bookshop’s website.
This event is ... More information