Write CY

Write CY is a Nicosia-based platform for creative writing + community storytelling.

 

WRITE CY

COMMUNITY CREATIVE WRITING

Write CY is a Nicosia-based platform for creative writing and community storytelling. Our upcoming workshops, in English and Greek, are now online. To keep up with our latest news, consider signing up for our newsletter. It's free and we don't send too many.

JOIN THE HERD!

BECOME A STORYTELLER

 

 

STORIES

Write CY Stories features stories about and by local storytellers. If you’ve got something to say, or you've got a lead, get in touch here. We can’t promise we’ll be working together, but we promise to return your email.


 

UPCOMING WORKSHOPS

SPRING 2019 PROGRAM

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Our spring program is out! Starting 8 April, you can find us at our new digs in Pallouriotissa where we'll be offering new creative writing and storytelling workshops in English and Greek. Our spring line-up includes workshops in narrative non-fiction, live storytelling, place-making poetry, Cypriot lit, zine making, story craft, poetry, and more.

 

OPEN MIC NIGHT 17

WHERE YOU BEEN SO LONG?

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Where have you been? We miss you. Seriously. Don’t get the wrong idea. We’re not stalking you. We’re just trying to make contact. Like a friend on Facebook who is not a real friend but you’re like, “If I knew this person in real life, maybe we could be friends.” That friend. Find us at Prozak Kafeneio on 27 February for another night of original stories, poetry and songs.

 

TEACH WITH US

OPEN CALL

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Have an idea for a workshop or course? We’re always looking for writers, poets, storytellers and spoken word performers who want to share their craft with the community. Pitch us your idea today.

 

STORY CRAFT

SHORT STORY COURSE

Story Craft is an 8-week course that offers aspiring writers a supportive environment where they can learn basic short story writing skills and workshop their writing with weekly feedback from peers and the instructor.

 

 

MERCH

Yes, we've got swag. Feast your eyes on this new set of Write CY posters based on the original Write CY Tote Bag designs. Perfect for inspiration on those days when serious advice and quotes from your favorite writers just sound lame. Check back soon for order details. If you have any urgent questions or needs, as in "God, I need one of these now!", please email us here.