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Welcome to Green Ink Writers’ Gym

Green Ink Writers’ Gym welcomes writers of all levels of experience. Our practical and inspiring workshops, courses, private coaching and editorial support provide the skills, confidence and expertise for you to enjoy your whole writing journey. 

Dr Rachel Knightley is a fiction and non-fiction author. Before full-time writing, editing and coaching, she was a copywriter and subeditor (Telegraph Media Group; HarveyNichols.com; Transworld, now Penguin Random House). Her short stories have won the ‘Promis’ Prize for Children’s Literature and Writers’ Forum’s First Prize for Fiction. Her first full collection will be published in spring 2021. Her most recent titles, published in 2020, are Your Creative Writing Toolkit and Illuminate Publishing’s GCSE Drama Revision and Study Guide

FREE Writers’ and Artists’ “Virtual Pub” Socials
Join us at our regular ‘virtual pub’ online social. Meet Rachel and network with a friendly group of fellow writers and artists. Write-or-Draw-Drink-&-Chat with us!

#WriteThroughLockdown: £5 Workshops
Whether you’re beginning your writing journey or wanting to improve your grip on the tools of your craft, these supportive and inspiring Zoom workshops will boost your confidence and your word-count. Saturdays 13 and 27 Feb; 6, 20 March; 3, 10, 17 April. Join us here!

Young Writers’ Gym: Workshops for Children and Teenagers
Pay-what-you-can sessions in Creative Writing, English Language and Literature during weekdays with Dr Rachel Knightley. Join us here!

Creative Writing, Rewriting and Editing
Take your writing skills and technique to the next level with a six-week creative writing course. Create new material and improve existing drafts, receive peer and tutor feedback on your work-in-progress and strengthen your writing voice. Join us here!