Literary Kitchen is a creative writing enterprise, which offers creative writing courseseventsconsultancy, mentor and manuscript services. Literary Kitchen has links to a number of London-based literary agencies including Conville and Walsh and the Jo Unwin Literary Agency.

The Literary Kitchen cooks up some damn fine stories.”
Katy Darby Liars’ League


Litcrawl oct 11

As part of Litcrawl 2014 on Sat October 11, Literary Kitchen is proud to present Sex Flash Marathon. 15 writers will perform a flash fiction or poem on the theme of sex. Singer/songwriter Trevor John will finish the night with a bang, or rather a song. Our host with the most will be Andrew Alston, and DJ for afterwards is F£rg Mon£y.

NB. Ella Frears and Rachel Long are both shortlisted for the Young Poet Laureate. Congratulations!

Doors open 7.30pm – get a drink and a seat. Readings start non-stop from 8.15pm

The Peckham Pelican, 8-9pm, stay on for drinks/DJ. Read more here.




Performance photos by Perdita Fenn





Our shop will contain Literary Kitchen prints, souvenirs and artefacts.



More success for alumni Anna Mazzola, who has won the Retreat West short story competition 2013. Well done Anna. Look forward to the novel.

Read more student success stories here and more news here.



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