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2016 Creative Writing Workshop – Society Of Young Nigerian Writers

2016 Creative Writing Workshop – Society Of Young Nigerian Writers

  SOCIETY OF YOUNG NIGERIAN WRITERS   Present   2016 Creative Writing Workshop for up and coming Writers (poets, novelists, short story writers, playwrights, essayists) Journalists, Education Writers and Literary Activists   (First Quarter)   Date: 5th of June, 2016   Venue: Immanuel College Hall, Opposite Preboye’s World, Orita U.I, Ibadan.   Time: 11:00am   … Continue reading 2016 Creative Writing Workshop – Society Of Young Nigerian Writers

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Kenzu Stories Creative Articles Magazine – Submission Of Entries EXTENDED To Feb 21

Kenzu Stories Entertainment, under the auspices of Levuz Writes’ Organization of the Association of Campus Journalists, OAU (ACJ, OBAFEMI AWOLOWO UNIVERSITY) calls for submission for the production of her first complete creative article magazine. The cover subject is ‘HUMAN ERRORS’. Interested participants are to write creative articles on the subject without imposition of any particular … Continue reading Kenzu Stories Creative Articles Magazine – Submission Of Entries EXTENDED To Feb 21

2016 National Executive Members Of The Society Of Young Nigerian Writers

2016 National Executive Members Of The Society Of Young Nigerian Writers

2016 NEWLY APPOINTED AND UPDATED STATES AND NATIONAL EXECUTIVE MEMBERS OF THE SOCIETY OF YOUNG NIGERIAN WRITERS PRESS RELEASE: We apologize for the late publication of this updated state and national executive list for 2016 LITERARY YEAR. We appreciate all the past executive members for a successful 2015 literary year; we wouldn’t have been successful … Continue reading 2016 National Executive Members Of The Society Of Young Nigerian Writers

Call For Entries – 2016 Young Nigerian Writers Award

Call For Entries – 2016 Young Nigerian Writers Award

2016 YOUNG NIGERIAN WRITERS AWARD Call for Submission/Nomination Nominations may be submitted in one of four categories:  CATEGORIES OF AWARDS POETRY AWARD Ify Omalicha Agwu Award for Teen poets (Between the ages of 7 and 15) Sesan Ajayi Award for Young Poets (Between the ages of 18 and 35) DRAMA AWARD Dapo Adelugba Award for … Continue reading Call For Entries – 2016 Young Nigerian Writers Award

Call For Entries – 2016 Nigeria Christian Writers/literature Award – Third Edition

Call For Entries – 2016 Nigeria Christian Writers/literature Award – Third Edition

2016 NIGERIA CHRISTIAN WRITERS/LITERATURE AWARD THIRD EDITION CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS/Nominations Nominations may be submitted in one of 15 categories: AWARD CATEGORIES  Femi Emmanuel Christian Writers Award (on Christian Inspirational/Motivational Books) A. Adeboye Christian Writers Award (on Church Planting Books Category) Ayo Babalola Christian Writers Award (on Prayer Books Category) F. Kumuyi Christian Writers Award (on … Continue reading Call For Entries – 2016 Nigeria Christian Writers/literature Award – Third Edition

Call For Entries –  Oyo State @ 40 Poetry And Art Anthology

Call For Entries – Oyo State @ 40 Poetry And Art Anthology

CALL FOR ENTRIES  OYO STATE @ 40 POETRY AND ART ANTHOLOGY   Society of Young Nigerian Writers In collaboration with Ibadan Book Club and Oyo State Interparty Youth Forum (Oyo State @ 40 Poetry and Art Anthology) Rules for Submission Only poems and art works are allowed Entrants are to submit Minimum of 4 poems … Continue reading Call For Entries – Oyo State @ 40 Poetry And Art Anthology

Ibadan Photography Workshop (webinar Series)

Ibadan Photography Workshop (webinar Series)

IBADAN SCHOOL OF PHOTOGRAPHY In Conjunction with NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER AND PHOTOGRAPHIC ARTISTS Presents IBADAN PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP (WEBINAR SERIES) THEME: AESTHETICS AND TECHNIQUES OF PHOTOGRAPHY Date : Nov 28,, 2015 Time : 12:00PM – 4PM The Blog Address to the Webinar will be sent to the registered participants around 8AM on the day … Continue reading Ibadan Photography Workshop (webinar Series)

Call for entries – WOMEN ARE RESPONSIBLE (WAR)  -Vol. II

Call for entries – WOMEN ARE RESPONSIBLE (WAR) -Vol. II

SOCIETY OF YOUNG NIGERIAN WRITERS, NIGERIAN WOMEN WRITERS MOVEMENT In collaboration with MUJERES POETAS INTERNACIONAL (MPI) INC. (The Women Poets International Movement) Call for entries WOMEN ARE RESPONSIBLE (WAR) Vol. II (A Collection of poems and artworks on women development and violence against women)     Woman Scream is a worldwide chain of events celebrated … Continue reading Call for entries – WOMEN ARE RESPONSIBLE (WAR) -Vol. II

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You, Yes You! You Don’t Deserve To Be A Successful Writer!!

Yes, you read that right- YOU DON’T DESERVE TO BE A SUCCESSFUL WRITER!!! Hold on, hold on, don’t fight me just yet. You are in a boxing ring right now and your opponent is you! I am just the ref!! Let it echo over and over again in your consciousness. You reading this piece, you … Continue reading You, Yes You! You Don’t Deserve To Be A Successful Writer!!

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The Secret To Being A Great Writer

“Oh my God! you are such a great writer. What is your secret?” If you are a lover of words strung into beautiful sentences and, ultimately, compelling stories, you must have made that statement and asked that question before. We all love secrets, they give us a sense of mystery, importance and deification. I always … Continue reading The Secret To Being A Great Writer

Albert Aderemi Adedoyin Creative Writing Workshop

Albert Aderemi Adedoyin Creative Writing Workshop

LAGOS WRITERS FORUM, IN COLLABORATION WITH EKO BOOK CLUB AND THE NATIONAL LIBRARY OF NIGERIA, LAGOS STATE BRANCH Presents ALBERT ADEREMI ADEDOYIN CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOP (In celebration of the first year remembrance anniversary of the late Prof. Albert Aderemi Adedoyin who slept in the Lord on the 18 of August 2015 at the age of … Continue reading Albert Aderemi Adedoyin Creative Writing Workshop

Ibadan Bloggers Workshop

Ibadan Bloggers Workshop

COMPUTER GUILD OF NIGERIA In collaboration with NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA COMPUTER OPERATORS, WEB DESIGNERS, PROGRAMMERS AND HARDWARE TECHNICIANS Presents IBADAN BLOGGERS WORKSHOP For: committed bloggers, web designers, computer operators, computer lovers, publishers, writers, computer scientists, Computer Analysts etc. THEME: IMPORTANCE OF BLOGGING TO NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT   Fundamentals of Blogging Blog Designs and Aesthetics Blogging … Continue reading Ibadan Bloggers Workshop

Ibadan Bloggers Workshop

Ibadan Bloggers Workshop

COMPUTER GUILD OF NIGERIA In collaboration with NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA COMPUTER OPERATORS, WEB DESIGNERS, PROGRAMMERS AND HARDWARE TECHNICIANS Presents IBADAN BLOGGERS WORKSHOP For: committed bloggers, web designers, computer operators, computer lovers, publishers, writers, computer scientists, Computer Analysts etc. THEME: IMPORTANCE OF BLOGGING TO NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT Fundamentals of Blogging Blog Designs and Aesthetics Blogging Techniques … Continue reading Ibadan Bloggers Workshop

Describing Physical Appearance of your characters.

Describing Physical Appearance of your characters.

Physical Appearance. The Audience want to imagine what the person look like. They do not want to just deal with an abstract protagonist. They want someone they can identify with and that is why this book will be giving you help on how to create the character that soothes your imagination. Height Weight Body Type … Continue reading Describing Physical Appearance of your characters.