WRITING CAN BE LONELY, BUT IT DOESN’T NEED TO BE

Thanks to our diverse community of published authors, industry experts, and aspiring writers, WriteMentor empowers children’s writers from all backgrounds and at any stage of their writing career to achieve their publishing goals. Through formal and peer-to-peer mentoring as well as affordable, accessible and high-quality programmes, we’re busting the myth of the isolated writer by creating a friendly and supportive community of storytellers

Welcome to WriteMentor

SUPPORTING WRITERS FROM IDEAS TO PUBLICATION

Our high-quality, accessible programmes help develop craft and industry knowledge at affordable prices

MENTORING PROGRAMMES

Free and paid for mentoring programmes pairing agented/published children’s authors with unpublished writers.

WORKSHOPS AND COURSES

Online and writing workshops and courses led by published authors, including agent and author 1-2-1s and manuscript feedback.

CHILDREN’S NOVEL AWARD

Annual award for unpublished writers of children’s fiction, judged by a literary agent with a cash prize and feedback.

ONLINE CONFERENCE

Online writing conference including talks and workshops from industry experts, 1-2-1s with literary agents, and pitching contest.

ONLINE MAGAZINE

One of UK’s only magazines for children’s writers including articles industry experts,  craft advice, and writing competitions.

#WMCHAT

Wednesday evening Twitter chats 8pm to 9pm with guests including published authors and literary agents.