Write and Thrive Croydon – 2016 – new modules coming soon

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From January, Write & Thrive will be offering two, themed, 5 week modules:

Module 1 – will focus on writing fiction

Module 2 – will focus on personal development and writing for wellbeing

Advance booking required.

Details and tickets available soon


Get your name on the mailing list. Email: writeandthrive@gmail.com now.

Steve Wybourn, creator of writeandthrive



Writing prompt


Pick one of the characters from the image. Give them  a name. Write about them for ten minutes or more . Try not to pause. Use a timer. Don’t edit, just let it flow. Remember, it’s a first draft! Just see what happens.

If you want to share your experience of this, please add to  comments.


Write and Thrive – Croydon workshops – now booking

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Write and thrive, weekly writing workshops for creativity and wellbeing  started on 8th September 2015.

Where can I find a workshop?

The  workshops are running at Matthews Yard, a vibrant arts, cultural and community hub in the centre of Croydon, just off Surrey Street. Find details of the Croydon workshop here

How do I book or find out more?

Cost: £10 per person per session (£8 for Matthews Yard members)

Book your place  here:

Send me an email at writeandthrive@gmail.com if you’d like more information.

Potential Health benefits of writing

  • Reduced stress
  • Improved emotional resilience
  • Reduced blood pressure
  • Improved mood
  • Feelings of greater psychological wellbeing
  • Improved immune system

Steve Wybourn, creator of writeandthrive