5 last-minute to-dos for the long weekend

Aug 25, 2017 - 11:24 AM

If you’re staying in the city these plans are perfect

ESCOLTA BLOCK PARTY. The event breathes life into the old buildings along the historic street. Photo from Facebook.com/EscoltaBlock

Know the basics of public relations

Jul 28, 2017 - 3:49 PM

Customer engagement is achieved through a solid public relations strategy Learn more on August 5 Saturday at Fully Booked Bonifacio Global City

In China, writers earn money posting stories on apps

Jul 27, 2017 - 3:26 PM

One popular Chinese writer on WeChat Mi Meng earns as much as 500 000 yuan P3 8M for ad postings on her account Another Qiao Mu receives around 1 000 yuan P7 500 in app enabled tips for each short essay

'Ubud Writers & Readers Festival 2017' merilis daftar pembicara tahap pertama

Jul 17, 2017 - 8:45 PM

Leila S Chudori Seno Gumira Ajidarma Oka Rusmini hingga Saroo Brierley akan hadir sebagai pembicara di UWRF 2017

PEMBICARA. Leila S. Chudori, Seno Gumira Ajidarma dan Saroo Brierley akan hadir sebagai pembicara di ajang 'UWRF 2017'. Foto oleh UWRF

Develop your personal style

Jul 14, 2017 - 12:26 PM

Fashion stylist Donna Cuna Pita headlines Writer s Block Philippines latest workshop on Saturday July 15 at The Coffee Bean Tea Leaf Net Lima Building

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

FEU pays tribute to national artist Nick Joaquin

Jun 20, 2017 - 8:14 PM

FEU celebrates the works of the late national artist through lectures exhibits and a book relaunch

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

'UWRF17' gelar program gratis untuk penulis dan seniman muda

Jun 14, 2017 - 1:12 PM

Program Emerging Voices bertujuan membantu mengembangkan jalur profesional bagi pelajar dan dewasa muda Indonesia yang tertarik dengan sastra dan kesenian

'Ubud Writes and Readers Festival' tahun ini akan digelar pada 25-29 Oktober. Foto dari UbudWritersFestival.com.

Writer's Block PH invites you to 'Discover Trade Secrets from Digital Experts'

May 29, 2017 - 3:31 PM

Writer s Block PH will be hosting a seminar for writers communicators and creative entrepreneurs on Saturday June 3 at Fully Booked Bonifacio Global City

The Atlantic's 'My Family's Slave' should not end with a feast

May 18, 2017 - 5:44 PM

When the issue is slavery we shouldn t adjust our standards so low that we let a piece go unchallenged for being a memoir

WATCH: Interview with writer and visual artist Gilda Cordero-Fernando

Apr 13, 2017 - 5:03 PM

Akdang Buhay: Gilda Cordero Fernando talks about why she gave up fiction writing and took up painting and publishing

National Writers Congress tackles PH war on drugs and literature April 29

Mar 11, 2017 - 9:00 AM

UPDATED Ang Panitikan sa Panahon ng Tokhang features a keynote lecture by Dr Jose Butch Dalisay Jr and 2 fora with Lourd Ernest de Veyra Joel Salud Juana Change Floy Quintos Frank Cimatu and Joyce Martin

Rappler job openings

Mar 07, 2017 - 3:38 PM

Do you want to be a part of Rappler? Here is a list of our job openings

'Ubud Writers and Readers Festival' tahun ini akan mengangkat tema 'Origins'

Feb 16, 2017 - 1:33 PM

UWRF 2017 akan digelar pada 25 29 Oktober mendatang

'Ubud Writes and Readers Festival' tahun ini akan digelar pada 25-29 Oktober. Foto dari UbudWritersFestival.com.

Author Alfred Yuson to lecture on 'Fake News Fiction' on February 20

Feb 09, 2017 - 9:12 PM

PRESS RELEASE: For his 2017 Adrian Cristobal Lecture award winning writer Alfred Krip Yuson proposes to reflect on the changing modes of genre writing in the age of social media

DLSU announces 17th IYAS La Salle National Writers’ Workshop

Feb 08, 2017 - 3:36 PM

PRESS RELEASE: The workshop fellowship screening committee accepts creative work in Hiligaynon Cebuano Filipino and English

Presstitute Manifesto

Nov 09, 2016 - 7:30 PM

I don t use the ugliness of the internet to excuse myself from being held accountable for my statements

Attend the Social Media Crisis Seminar at Fully Booked, BGC

Oct 06, 2016 - 6:24 PM

Gain insights from top industry heads and learn how to deal with social media crisis like a pro

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

'Criminal Minds' star Thomas Gibson suspended after on-set disagreement

Aug 12, 2016 - 12:53 AM

Thomas releases a statement on his suspension saying there were creative differences on set

THOMAS GIBSON. The actor, who plays Aaron Hotchner on 'Criminal Minds,' is suspended from the show, following reports that he kicked a writer on set. Photo from CBS Broadcasting via Facebook/CriminalMinds

Discover how you can maximize social media for your business

Jul 29, 2016 - 12:00 PM

Writer s Block PH is hosting a workshop on social media engagement and planning on August 20 Saturday at Fully Booked BGC

Djenar, Seno Gumira, Eka Kurniawan jadi pembicara Ubud Writers Festival 2016

Jul 19, 2016 - 1:23 PM

Ubud Writers Readers Festival akan digelar pada 26 30 Oktober 2016

Penulis Eka Kurniawan saat menjadi pembicara di UWRF 2015. Foto dari Facebook/ubudwritersfest

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

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

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

'Spotlight,' 'The Big Short' scoop Writers Guild wins

Feb 14, 2016 - 5:41 PM

Spotlight takes best original screenplay while The Big Short wins best adapted screenplay

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

Griffey, Piazza elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

Jan 07, 2016 - 10:47 AM

Griffey falls just 3 votes shy of becoming the first unanimous selection in baseball Hall of Fame history

Bali memulai pembongkaran kuburan korban tragedi 1965

Oct 30, 2015 - 1:50 PM

Sejumlah warga desa di Bali ini merasa tak nyaman karena sudah rahasia umum diketahui ada jenazah korban tragedi 1965 di bawah tanah di jalan raya yang mereka lewati

Sebuah alat berat mesin pengeruk mulai bekerja mencari sisa tulang yang terkubur 50 tahun lalu, pada 29 Oktober 2015. Foto oleh Luh De Suriyani/Rappler

Kronologi pembatalan diskusi tragedi 1965 di Ubud Writers & Readers Festival

Oct 29, 2015 - 8:02 PM

Pembatalan diskusi tragedi 1965 di Ubud Writers Readers Festival karena kepolisian menjadikan Ketetapan MPRS No XXV tahun 1966 tentang Pembubaran PKI sebagai dasar

Salah satu panel diskusi dalam perhelatan Ubud Writers & Readers Festival di Ubud, Bali, 29 Oktober. Foto dari Facebook/ubudwritersfest

The wRap Indonesia: Haze victims may be evacuated, karaoke fire kills 12

Oct 26, 2015 - 6:00 AM

Other stories include the cancelation of discussions about the 1960s massacre and the prevention of ISIS recruits

Indonesian literary festival cancels 1960s massacre events

Oct 25, 2015 - 7:34 PM

A statement on the festival website said the cancelations came after increased scrutiny from local authorities

Kasus Sitok: Mana lebih penting, kesusastraan atau kemanusiaan?

Oct 05, 2015 - 9:06 PM

Kata Olin Monteiro sastrawan itu harus punya value human rights dan perspektif gender

Ramai-ramai menolak Sitok Srengenge di Singapore Writers Festival

Oct 05, 2015 - 10:55 AM

Kata Ayu Utami Sitok berhak tampil di Singapore Writers Festival sebagai sastrawan

Sitok Srengenge. Foto oleh Wikimedia

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

Want to be a freelance writer?

Jun 18, 2015 - 11:42 AM

This workshop is for you

Call for participants: Aspulan Gathering

May 15, 2015 - 12:50 AM

“Aspulan: A Gathering of Baguio Writers Journalists and Teachers and Students of Literature and Writing”

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

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

Freddie Roach wins another Trainer of the Year award

Feb 27, 2015 - 4:29 AM

Manny Pacquiao s trainer has been named BWAA Trainer of the Year for the seventh time

Freddie Roach has been voted as the sport's top trainer once more. Photo by Jonathan Moore/Getty Images/AFP

Are you wired? Learn how to write for the web and social media

Feb 10, 2015 - 4:54 PM

This workshop will also help you better understand how to capitalize on social media’s ubiquity so you and your brand would stand out