Why teens need creative writing

Many of us writers begin as children scribbling our stories in an unsteady hand. Others discover the joy of writing …Read More

Profile PhotoKaren Kao7 May 2023

End-of-2022 literary events in Amsterdam and beyond

2022 is coming to a close so we thought we’d give you a head’s up for literary happenings into 2023. …Read More

Profile PhotoIWC Staff6 December 2022

Ten great gifts for the writer in your life

Every writer needs the gift of inspiration. Maybe it’s that perfect notebook or a long-coveted subscription to a favorite literary …Read More

Profile PhotoIWC Staff6 November 2022

Monthly inspiration from Versal

We’ve been missing the monthly live stage show organised by our local art and literary magazine Versal. Now they’ve come …Read More

Profile PhotoIWC Staff1 February 2021

Coronavirus response

Based on the rapidly evolving situation with COVID-19 in the Netherlands (map of confirmed cases here) we have decided to …Read More

Profile PhotoIWC Staff15 March 2020

8 tips for nailing your first public reading

I remember the first time I read my fiction in front of an audience. Sitting there, listening to the readers …Read More

Profile PhotoSarah Carriger1 January 2018

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