Current Writers 6 results

Introducing Luan Goldie

A writing achievement that I am proud of: I’m a writer from East London, working on my second novel. I am proud that I have ‘completed’ my novel finally after many years of stopping and starting. What do you hope to get from the Almasi ...

Introducing Sulaxana Hippisley

About me I am a 36 year old Sri-lankan born writer, currently teaching English and Creative writing at A-level. I was the runner-up in the 2014 Asian writer competition and this was a proud moment for me. What do you hope to get from the Almasi ...

Introducing Salina Mwaruri

Writing I'm proud of... So it's not quite writing and follows more the oral storytelling tradition but during a difficult time for my family I began to create a series of tales for my sons to help them escape. They are improvised each night and are ...

Introducing Sian Davila

Tell us about you and a writing achievement you are proud of.... I wrote a 10 minutes play which was performed at the National Theatre and Theatre Stratford Royal East. It was a duologue in response to Brexit. It was also the first time I heard my ...

Introducing Emmanuella Dekonor

A writing achievement that I am proud of… My first novel has found a home! What do I hope to get from the Almasi League Programme? A support network, the chance to read more and improve What is my ambition? To be read. To tell compelling ...

Introducing Nina Duttaroy

A writing achievement that I am proud of… I wrote a documentary treatment for a film project which was selected for funding by B3 Media and the UK Film Council. I had to immerse myself in the subject of my film, and it helped obtain funding. The ...