Shape Arts: Apply for the 2018 Free Reads Scheme for disabled writers

TLC’s Free Reads scheme provides writers with free access to a professional reader, who will give written feedback on a sample of their work via detailed, written reports. TLC’s readers are experienced editors and writers with in-depth knowledge of the publishing industry and are experts across a wide range of genres.

The pool of writers applying to Shape. Written feedback for selected writers will usually arrive within 4-6 weeks of it being submitted to TLC by Shape.


In order to be considered for this opportunity you will need to be:

  • A writer who is actively engaged in your practice, whether or not you are published or aiming for publication
  • Self-identified as disabled
  • On a low income
  • A resident of England
  • Over the age of 16
  • Not part of a creative writing programme or longer writing course at the time of submission

To apply please go to

Published on:
30 Aug 2018


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