Write to Work is a dynamic initiative that supports participants to develop and strengthen their writing skills for the workplace and beyond. With the rise of social media, advancement of technologies and the increasing demand on workers to diversify their skillset, good writing skills have become essential.
On Friday May 18th 2018, as part of Liverpool’s Light Night Festival and working in partnership with the other creative, cultural and community organisations in and around Windsor Street in Liverpool 8, Writing on the Wall plan to ‘Light Up Windsor Street’ with a day and evening of exciting, fun, creative and interactive activities for local residents and guests and visitors from across Liverpool and beyond – a celebration of the creativity to engage local residents and make them proud of what their area has to offer.
Due to the huge interest in his work we want to deliver an education programme for adults and children about this hugely significant figure and his role in the development of Liverpool's literary and social culture. The volunteer group will, with support from the editors of the of Garrett's autobiography, will research, prepare and deliver a ten-week evening education class, based at Liverpool's Central Library, which will make knowledge of his work accessible to the public.
Writing for Life is a creative writing project that aims to help new writers write about and reflect on their own life journey and to embrace their own experiences. The writing group will provide a safe, supportive and therapeutic forum for people who want to write difficult and unique stories and who will benefit from professional creative writing support.