Welcome to Writers Practice

Craft, community & conversation
for writers across Aotearoa & beyond

UPCOMING WORKSHOPS

Engage in new ideas, new work or deepen an existing piece of writing by signing up to one of our writing workshops. Available in Kāpiti and online.

PAINTING OVER THE PHOTO – FICTION IN A REAL LIFE LANDSCAPE

9 & 16 OCTOBER, WAIKANAE

Exploring ways in which fiction can be grafted onto the canvas of non-fictional life to create exciting contemporary narrative.

KICKSTARTER: GET THAT STORY OUT OF YOUR HEAD AND ONTO THE PAGE!

20 & 27 OCTOBER, ONLINE

Do you have a story you’re burning to tell but don’t know how to tackle it? Whether fiction, memoir or narrative based non-fiction, you’ll learn how to centre a story around a point of view character, tying plot, character and theme together to create a unified whole.

THE KĀPITI WRITERS’ RETREAT

25-27 February 2022

Each year writers immerse themselves in writing and conversation this summer. There’s something for everyone – whether you’re new to writing, an established writer, or somewhere in-between.

WRITE TOGETHER

Write Together is a journal as interested in process as product. Read our latest issue or join up to write new work with another writer in Aotearoa.