One of the topics we have been discussing on Facebook is what our creative goals are for 2019. What are you creative goals this year? Are there any particular milestones you want to try and pass? Continue reading What are your creative goals for the year ahead?
Each year there seems to be a silly season wherein a flurry of new pages, Twitter accounts and so forth, spring up claiming to be Thanet Creative. These fake accounts tend to follow the same pattern – they are made … Continue reading Beware of fake Thanet Creative social media accounts
The best way to succeed at anything – but especially writing – is to try things and make mistakes. However, not all mistakes are equal. New mistakes are better. When you try something new ask yourself this: If I try this … Continue reading Commit to making mistakes
We would love you to write for us but should you write for us rather than, say, a publication that pays well? There are good reasons why you should write for us and just as many (if not more) why you should not. If you are unsure if writing an article or story for Thanet Creative is for you, here is a short guide. Continue reading Why you should (not) write for us
I am pleased to announce a fresh new look for our website. Yes, I know that we only changed things up earlier this year. There are three reasons for the change: Not everyone agreed the previous look was better The … Continue reading A fresh new look for summer
Thanet Creative is pleased to announce a new charity secretary and trustees. This post was scheduled for 28th April 2018 but failed to go out due to a technical error. I maybe should have written this two weeks ago but … Continue reading Thanet Creative: Charity Trustees Update
Often I write for Thanet Creative as us; today I write only as me. I write to set out my vision for the charity and our community. Create good art I believe that the highest expression of what it means … Continue reading A vision for Thanet Creative
Last night, Thanet Creative updated the website with a fresh new look. It was not that the old look was not working – it was fine. However, I felt that it did not do enough to draw attention to what … Continue reading Do you like our new look?
We want to help our members produce published works. A simple sentence and yet such a huge and complex goal.
How does Thanet Creative help Thanet’s writers get published? Continue reading We want to help our members produce published works
Thanet Creative is run by our community. The same can be said of this blog. We accept submissions for one-off articles but invite you to join as a regular or irregular contributor. In the past, we have put out lists … Continue reading Pitch us your ideas
When you join Thanet Creative as a charity member you add your voice to ours. With a collective, your voice and ours together is far more powerful than when separate. Standing up for writers One of the things that Thanet Creative exists … Continue reading Why adding your voice to ours matters
A term that we have used on this blog a lot is “Thanet’s writers”. What do we mean exactly? It could, for example, be taken to mean the historical writers from Thanet’s past. People like Dickens, for example. This is, … Continue reading What do we mean by “Thanet’s writers”?