A crash course on fiction writing

Oct 19, 2017 - 11:47 AM

Learn the fundamentals of fiction writing during this workshop on November 18

UST National Writers’ Workshop 2017 fellows announced

Jul 08, 2017 - 12:37 PM

This year’s workshop director is Professor Emeritus Cristina Pantoja Hidalgo

UP's Amelia Lapeña-Bonifacio Writers Workshop accepts young adult lit submissions

Jun 22, 2017 - 5:56 PM

The UP Likhaan Institute of Creative Writing is now accepting submissions for the second Amelia Lapeña Bonifacio Writers Workshop

Learn how to write publish-worthy feature pieces

Jun 19, 2017 - 2:49 PM

Attend Writer s Block Philippines Feature Writing 101 Workshop on July 1 at Fully Booked BGC

WATCH: Interview with Gemino Abad, poet and literary critic

Apr 26, 2017 - 2:37 PM

What projects excite internationally renowned poet Gemino Jimmy Abad? Find out in this episode of Akdang Buhay

WATCH: Interview with Cirilo Bautista, National Artist for Literature

Apr 25, 2017 - 8:30 PM

Akdang Buhay: Cirilo Bautista talks about coming full circle from his humble beginnings to giving back to the less fortunate but talented writers

WATCH: Interview with Virgilio Almario, National Artist for Literature

Apr 20, 2017 - 3:20 PM

Akdang Buhay: Rio Alma talks about the factors that shaped his poetry

WATCH: Interview with F. Sionil Jose, National Artist for Literature

Apr 17, 2017 - 6:01 PM

Akdang Buhay: F Sionil Jose talks about literature colonialism and class struggles

Call for applications to the Virgin Labfest 13 Writing Fellowship Program 2017

Mar 10, 2017 - 8:28 PM

Deadline for submission of requirements is on May 19 12 mn and announcement of accepted applicants is on June 9

Invitation to a workshop: Learn the basics of business writing

Sep 02, 2016 - 11:55 AM

The Basics of Business Writing by Writer s Block Philippines will be held on September 17 at Fully Booked BGC

Ricky Lee to hold 15th film scriptwriting workshop

Jul 22, 2016 - 4:36 PM

After 14 years award winning screenwriter Ricky Lee is once again holding a free scriptwriting workshop

Invitation to a workshop: Feature writing 101

Jul 01, 2016 - 11:44 AM

Learn the building blocks of writing feature articles at the July 16 workshop

Writer's Block PH invites you to "Travel the Write Way"

Jun 10, 2016 - 4:36 PM

The popular writing workshop will happen on June 18 at Fully Booked BGC

Here's Chris Evans internship cover letter from when he was 16

Jun 09, 2016 - 12:01 PM

Chris says the hilarious cover letter came with a humiliating headshot – but did he actually get the internship?

CHRIS EVANS. The 'Captain America' actor posts a cover letter he sent out to casting directors in 1998. File photo shows Chris attending the European Premiere of 'Captain America: Civil War' in London. Photo by Hannay McKay/EPA

Invitation to a workshop: Writing for video games

May 18, 2016 - 4:00 PM

Writer s Block Philippines and Komikasi Games and Entertainment Inc will host this workshop on Saturday May 21 at Fully Booked BGC

Gawad KWF sa Sanaysay, bukas na para sa mga lahok

May 17, 2016 - 3:18 PM

Tatanggap ang magwawagi sa unang gantimpala ng PHP30 000 at titulong Mananaysay ng Taon

How not to write a resume or request: 3 real (and cringeworthy) examples

Apr 14, 2016 - 9:38 PM

Helpful and real life examples to illustrate some resume dos and don ts; plus see an example of a great resume too

Rappler sports editor receives Elorde award for contributions to PH boxing

Mar 30, 2016 - 3:09 PM

Songalia s continuous writings of boxing stories says the award giving body gives Filipino boxers the opportunity to be known worldwide

Invitation to a workshop: A writing lab for teens

Mar 29, 2016 - 1:30 PM

Lifestyle writer Nikka Sarthou Lainez and Rappler columnist Ana P Santos will help your teens develop their writing skills in a fun way

Invitation to a workshop: Travel the 'write' way

Mar 02, 2016 - 5:42 PM

This workshop is hosted by Writer s Block Philippines and will happen on Saturday March 12

Sam Smith responds to critics over Oscars acceptance speech

Mar 01, 2016 - 12:35 PM

Second openly gay man to win an Oscar or 3rd or 4th or 100th it wasn t my point My point was to shine some light on the LGBT community who I love so dearly says Sam

SAM SMITH. Jimmy Napes and Sam Smith accept the Oscar for Best Original Song for 'Writing's On The Wall' from 'Spectre.' After the 2016 Oscars, Sam responds to critics about his acceptance speech. Photo by EPA/AARON POOLE / AMPAS

Shell PPT 2016: Viewing party and essay writing contest

Feb 25, 2016 - 12:13 PM

Share your thoughts on sustainable development and get a chance to win a prize for you and your school office or organization

Call for participants: 2nd Creative Entrepreneurship Summit

Feb 12, 2016 - 5:55 PM

Learn how to turn your passion into profit from Writer s Block Philippines and top creative entrepreneurs

Invitation to a workshop: Jumpstart your freelance writing career

Feb 03, 2016 - 12:54 PM

Rappler columnist Ana P Santos and lifestyle writer Nikki Sarthou Lainez will teach you how to turn your passion into a sustainable venture

PHLPost launches Int'l letter writing contest

Jan 27, 2016 - 8:00 AM

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost invites students 15 years old and below to join the nationwide letter writing contest with the theme Write a letter to your 45 year old self

Ex-INC minister Menorca arrested on the way to court

Jan 20, 2016 - 12:09 PM

The arrest warrant stems from a libel case filed against Lowell Menorca in Kapatagan Lanao del Norte

UNDER ARREST. Ex-Iglesia ni Cristo minister Lowell Menorca remains in his vehicle as he awaits Manila Police District chief Rolando Nana following an arrest warrant served by two plainclothes policemen on January 20, 2016. Photo by Lito Boras / Rappler

Saudi reformist writer 'jailed for 4 years'

Dec 21, 2015 - 11:05 PM

The writer is also banned from writing for 15 years his lawyer says

Feature Writing 101: The basics of storytelling

Sep 30, 2015 - 6:09 PM

Writer s Block will hold its feature writing workshop for the second time in 2015

Discover online writing hacks at Wired 2.0

Aug 17, 2015 - 6:35 PM

Writer’s Block Philippines hosts a workshop on writing for the web and social media

Art Writing Workshop in Baguio City

Jul 17, 2015 - 11:02 PM

Press Release: Maximum of 15 participants may register for the Art Writing Workshop on July 2015

Don't make these 5 resume writing mistakes

Jun 24, 2015 - 8:37 PM

Tips to write your best resume yet Check out your current resume to see if you re making any of these mistakes

Want to be a freelance writer?

Jun 18, 2015 - 11:42 AM

This workshop is for you

A workshop for aspiring travel writers

May 14, 2015 - 4:19 PM

As the old saying goes the faintest ink is better than the best memory

How a low-performing student passed the UPCAT

May 01, 2015 - 7:30 PM

All that Erlen Mahilum wanted to do was write poetry songs fiction – even late into the night So she scored low in academics and often fell asleep in class

TOP 55. Like many students, Erlen Mahilum, 16, often zoned out in class. Screengrab from Youtube

Making a living as a freelance writer

Apr 27, 2015 - 7:20 PM

My old corporate friends probably still think I’m crazy And maybe I am writes Ana Santos I just know I’ve found what I want to do for the rest of my life

The professional writer-mama

Apr 21, 2015 - 12:44 PM

How to get on the pro writing path while raising the kids

The Write Stuff: A Writing Lab for Teens

Apr 17, 2015 - 9:19 AM

Registration for the writing workshop is now open for teens 13 to 17 years old

Got creative kids? Enroll them in writing workshops this summer

Mar 16, 2015 - 11:43 AM

Get those creative juices flowing this summer

#PugadBaboy: Writer's block

Jan 24, 2015 - 5:00 AM

Join the Feature Writing 101 workshop

Oct 09, 2014 - 8:24 PM

People with strong writing skills get paid more Now isn’t that a good reason to sign up for the workshop?

100,000 students to participate in 2nd National Letter Writing Day

Oct 06, 2014 - 4:02 PM

Miss snail mail? Now s your chance to get that stationery out

Re-introducing the art of letter writing

Oct 02, 2014 - 3:16 PM

The activity aims to promote letter writing as a means of communication in today s digital age

Join the Writing for the Web and Social Media workshop

Aug 14, 2014 - 6:00 PM

Want to tell stories better? Looking for ways to maximize customer engagement through the different online platforms available?

'Kaliwete': A collection of left-handed people problems

Aug 13, 2014 - 3:03 PM

Left handers unite on social media over their unique characteristic

11-year-old PH student wins at int’l letter-writing contest

Aug 06, 2014 - 12:51 PM

Filipino student Ashley Nicole Abalos wins the Philippines first medal at the 2014 International Letter Writing Competition for Young People of the Swiss based Universal Postal Union

How I started writing

Jul 13, 2014 - 3:31 PM

When my best friend left town I discovered that I had the power to create – and destroy – worlds out of words

Webhits: OK Go releases new single, music video with optical illusions

Jun 19, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Quirky American band OK Go outdoes itself releases a music video containing a series of optical illusions for the first single from its upcoming album

5 things to know before starting a freelance writing career

Jun 17, 2014 - 5:03 PM

Join the one day writing workshop on July 19 Saturday at Fully Booked Bonifacio Global City