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Thanet Creative Facebook Groups

Thanet Creative Writers have been running Facebook groups since early 2013. Thanet Creative: Writers Our writers’ group is used to talk about writing, ask questions, and seek beta readers for feedback on our writing. It is also where our events are promoted. At the start of September 2017, there were around 96 members with 2 to 3…

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Creative Writers’ Blog

What website for writers would not include a blog to allow writers to express themselves? Thanet Creative features a blog to which all members of the Thanet Creative Writers charity are entitled to be contributors and indeed, all writers from Thanet are welcome too. Unlike our old blog, the process for becoming a contributor is…

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Thanet Creative: Charity

About the Charity The charity exists to support projects that promote creativity (especially all forms of creative writing) in and around Thanet. How much support we can offer depends on the generosity of our members, the time members volunteer, and any grants or funding we receive. Thanet Creative, as a Charity, is very much a community…

Thanet Creative: Writers Tea and Chat

Hosted by Matthew Brown at his home in Margate, this is a weekly gathering of writers. It grew out of a creative solution to delays to another event and has since become a staple of our community. There is usually no agenda and the topic of conversation is whatever the people want to talk about.…

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Thanet Creative: Poetry Circle

Based on feedback within the Thanet Creative: Writers’ Facebook group, we are looking at establishing a regular event just for poets of all skill levels. The Poetry Circle will be for absolute beginners up to and including professional poets. The idea is that we can each support and encourage each other sharing what we know. So…

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The Muse

The muse is a brand of images addressing the slippery nature of inspiration. It started as a spark of an idea when Matthew and Sam were exchanging messages on Facebook. This grew over the following days into a series of images which were used to create PoD items such as t-shirts and mugs with the…

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Thanet Creative: Writers on Tumblr

Following on from the general idea that Thanet Creative should be available and open to people where they are, we opened a Tumblr account. We will share things that have been shared other places already as well as The Muse designs and graphics that we simply have not had room to share anywhere else. We…

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Thanet Creative: Sunday Writers

This is the second writer’s group run by Thanet Creative but unlike the Tuesday Tea and Chat event, Sunday Writers is focused more strongly on training and learning. We will start with a short presentation before moving on to discussion and critiques. The exact details are subject to refinement by Simon and Victoria as we…

Author Buzz UK

Author Buzz is a new website which Thanet Creative Writers is strongly supporting. The site aims to be both a networking and profile building platform for authors. A place for writers to interact with readers. A place for readers to find great books. In short, a place to catch “the buzz” about emerging and established…