Be Inspired

For great ways to start ‘writing the city’ yourself, watch the Writing the City films with Suchen Christine Lim and Jeremy Sheldon. Browse top tips from our acclaimed Writers’ Panel and enjoy interviews and articles on all manner of writing-related issues

Film
We put together a series of short inspirational films as a starting point for discussions on the craft of writing and understanding texts. Singapore Literature Prize winner Suchen Christine Lim and UK novelist Jeremy Sheldon explore ideas of character, a sense of place, memory, history and belonging and how they relate to creative writing

Writing tips
We asked experienced writers to delve into their writing process and pull out their top tips to share with Writing the City members

Interviews
Interviews by writers, for writers. Click on the title of the interview you wish to read

Articles
We’ve gathered together useful articles on all manner of writing related topics, from poetics to publishing. Click on the article titles to read. If you have an idea for an article, please send us a message

Sound bites
In this audio series – first broadcast on Radio 938LIVE – we focus on writing inspired by city life and how you can take your passion for writing one step further. Click on the links to listen to each clip