WelcomeWe're a group of working writers who live in or around Folkestone in South East England. We meet regularly to talk about topics of common interest and have established a press to publish individual and collective work. Find out more about our first anthology, coming meetings and how to join us.
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Venue: 14A Castle Hill Ave Folkestone. Time 2.30 p.m. Discuss programme for rest of year. Read and discuss contributions of those attending. IMPORTANT NOTICE. Entries for this year’s short story competition are coming in very slowly. If we do not … Continue reading
FOLKESTONE WRITERS are running another competition this year, in connection with The Folkestone Book Festival, for stories of 1500 to 2000 words. No particular theme is specified but stories should appeal to an intelligent adult readership. The winning stories and … Continue reading
Folkestone Writers was founded in 2009 to provide a forum for local authors, both published and unpublished. Our activities include: Meetings at which members discuss literary and related topics, including the thriving local arts scene, and read extracts from work-in-progress. … Continue reading
Some members’ 2019 subscriptions (£10) are now overdue (cheques payable to Folkestone Writers). Note that the next (2020) Anthology will publish (a) the winning and selected other stories from the Short Story Competition; (b) paid-up members may also submit stories, … Continue reading