Whisky & Beards is lucky to work with a number of other literary organisations throughout Kent.
Thanet Writers are a Community Interest Company, helping authors and poets linked to Thanet in some way. Their website is packed with stories, poetry and essays on writing, as well as interviews and videos showcasing further work.
Recently, they have secured Arts Council Funding, allowing them to pay for submissions and to publish physical collections.
Margate Bookie is a literary festival, encouraging people to get involved with literature at all levels. Margate Bookie hosts storytelling events for children, a pop-up bookshop and readings from some of the countries biggest literary talents.
Now running twice a year, the Bookie continues to grow and attract writers from around the country, transforming Margate’s Old Town into a celebration of the written word.