Everything you should know about this fiction masterclass + a 5% discount!


Hey Sparkle Writers! If you’ve wondered how to write the perfect dialogue or create scenes and characters that keep your readers spell bound, we’ve got the right answer. 

Abimbola Dare, an author of two bestselling books, The Accidental Wife and The Small Print, will be hosting a one-day fiction masterclass on how to: 

  • Write dialogue that sizzles 
  • Build scenes and characters
  • Create suspense and infuse mind blowing plot twist

There will also be a question and answer segment on how to get your books published. Isn’t that great? 

As if that’s not enough, everyone who registers from The Sparkle Writer’s Hub will get a 5% discount! 


DATE: Saturday, May 27th 2018

FEE : N 15, 000  (with a 5% discount if you register from us) 

VENUE : Lagos Airport Hotel, Ikeja Lagos. 

To register, click here 


Hello fiction writers! You should register for the WAW Fiction Masterclass


There’s nothing like a good story. We think everyone can agree with this but we also know that writing a good story can sometimes be difficult. We have something that can help and we think you should know about.

It’s The WAW Fiction Masterclass! This is a one-day intensive writing class, that will teach you how to build fully formed fictional characters and bring them to life on the page by revealing them to readers with time-tested techniques.

Do you know what the best part is? The training is FREE!

To apply for this training,

  • Send a mail to masterclass@wordsarework.com with the subject: “WAW FM Application: [Your full name]” (e.g. WAW FM Application: John Doe)
  • The email should contain your name, contact details (email and mobile number), age (if you don’t mind) and location.
  • Submit up to 300 words of fiction you’ve written (published or unpublished). It could be a complete story, a vignette or a portion of a story or book. Copy and paste in the email (no attachments).
  • Below your writing sample, include a brief statement of purpose (100 words, max) statingyour reason for applying to this masterclass and what you plan to do with the knowledge you gain.

There are only 20 seats available so start sending your submissions now. Application closes before midnight of Sunday 18 September, 2016.  For more information, click here.

Want to make money as a writer? This training will help

ink it

Hey Sparkle Writers! We have another training that will help you hone your skills as a writer. It’s called Ink It! Not only will you learn how to create compelling content, you will also learn more about getting clients.

Ink It! is organized by Emeka Nobis, a renowned writer and content creator/ strategist. In the course of the 7-day training, you will learn how to start creating content for brands and expand your influence as a writer. Here are some of the modules that will be taught:

  • The Psychology of Writing
  • Personal Branding And The Power of Compelling Storytelling. : Prospecting and Engaging Personal Brands As Clients
  • Understanding Psychology of Clients and Engagements
  • Automation Strategies for Content Creation and Dissemination
  • Legal Foundations for Client Prospecting and Engagement Course

Registration closes on the 20th of May so if you’re interested in this training, see the flier above for details of how to register or contact Emeka Nobis here.

Training for writers you will absolutely love


Since we are particular about helping you to become a better writer we have information about some upcoming writing training that will be of great benefit to you.

This May, Connect Nigeria will hold her 3rd Annual Writers’ Conference, a free one-day conference/seminar aimed at providing young writers with skills they need to excel as writers in Nigeria. Writers, authors, bloggers and script writers will find this training useful.

Speaking at this year’s conference would be Okechukwu Ofili, Eghosa Imasuen, Ike Nnaebue Adebayo, Adebola Rayo and Efe Paul Azino.

The event will take place on the 21st of May, 2016 at The Sleek Centre, 141 Ahmadu Bello Way Victoria Island opposite Silverbird Galleria, Victoria Island, Lagos, from 9 am to 4 pm.

To register go to connectnigeria.com/writers/2016/


The Future Enterprise Support scheme is organizing a 5-day workshop for writers.

To register for this training, send your application to info@thefutureafrica.com with the SUBJECT: Young Writers Network or call 0802222671

The date is Monday May 30 – Friday June 3 2016.

Take advantage of these opportunities.