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How to get more work as a writer

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The Square Club

15 Berkeley Square

Bristol

BS8 1HB

United Kingdom

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How to get more work as a writer

The talk will cover how bloggers and writers can pitch to get more paid writing work and even turn their ideas into a book deal.

What the talk will cover

- How to use your skills as a blogger to get into journalism
- How to successfully pitch to magazine and newspaper editors
- How to make a living as a freelance writer
- An introduction to turning a blog concept into a book deal

About the speaker

Sian Anna Lewis is an award-winning travel and outdoors journalist, presenter and blogger who writes for titles such as The Independent, Evening Standard, BBC Countryfile, Coast, Outdoor Enthusiast and Sunday Times Travel. Her work as an adventurous writer has taken her around the world in the name of a good story and her blog, The Girl Outdoors is all about championing easy adventures that beginners can try. Her first book, The Girl Outdoors, is out in April this year, published by Bloomsbury.

Who is this talk for?

- Bloggers who want to develop more paid writing work
- Writers who want to learn how to pitch their skills effectively.

Format of the session

- 6pm arrive and time for a drink and networking before the talk starts
- 6.30-7.30pm Presentation with time for questions at the end
- 7.30-8pm drinks and networking with time to speak to Sian after the talk
- 8pm - our session ends but you are welcome to stay longer for a drink or to network with other attendees
- Drinks are available to purchase from the Square Club Bar and food from the Square Kitchen in the Berkeley Square Hotel

About the Venue

- The Square Club is a private member's club for the film, media and creative industries situated within the Berkeley Square Hotel, Clifton
- Our event will be held in the Lower Deck cocktail bar which you can access through Berkeley Square Hotel

Transport

By Car - Meter parking is available in Berkeley Square and on nearby streets. The nearest multi-story car park is the West End Car Park accessed via Berkeley Place which is a 5 nimute walk from the venue.

By Train - The closest station is Bristol Temple Meads. The venue is a 30 minute walk or 15-20 minute car/ bus ride from the station. Several buses run from Temple Meads Station to the top of Park Street.

By Bus - There are numerous buses that pass up and down Park Street - you should alight at the top of Park Street or on the Triangle.

About Bristol Bloggers and Influencers

This talk is organised by Heather Cowper for Bristol Bloggers and Influencer's network. We are a community of bloggers and digital influencers based in or around Bristol for socialising, networking and connection with local brands and businesses. Heather can be contacted at heather.cowper@yahoo.co.uk

Refund Policy

- To keep the price as low as possible, we are unable to offer refunds once the ticket has been registered.
- However, your ticket may be transferred to another attendee. If you have any difficulty transferring your ticket please contact Heather Cowper at heather.cowper@yahoo.co.uk
- Even if you register but are unable to attend, you will be e-mailed the presentation slides

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The Square Club

15 Berkeley Square

Bristol

BS8 1HB

United Kingdom

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