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Our Services

 

Incubation Center

Our incubation Center, admits Writers under two main categories: Incubate-Required to sign up for Incubation Classes and all the activities that pertain to it. This is a contractual engagement ending annually. Learn More

 

Enterprise Writing Services

Do you have any Writing/Related service you would want us to help you in? CV, Cover letter, Proposal, Media Content, Company Profile, Editing, Publishing, Book Launch, Freelance Marketing, Freelance Writing, etc. Learn More

 

Writing/Reading Advocacy

We believe we will be extinct if we don’t write, and substantively dead if we don’t read. That’s why we advocate for the two areas above through various ways such as writers’meet-ups, boot camps, and expeditions. Learn More

Our Story

Writers Guild Kenya started as a club in Kenyatta University in June 2014. As a club, it was known as Writers Guild. The club operated in Kenyatta University organizing a number of activities and programs to grow writing in the university. With time, following the success of Writing growth in KU and active social media presence, interest grew from different universities and soon branches we started in Kakamega, Eldoret and later Mombasa. With this, there was a great need to have a central coordination point.

The need for a centralized system of management led to registration of Writers Guild Kenya as an Incubation Centre to grow writing across the country.

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Oyunga Pala Ekklesia Writers Guild

We Turning Four, and We’ve Got a Gift!

4 Years ago, a Group of writers came together in Kenyatta University and shared their frustrations regarding lack of platforms to grow and publish quality content for young authors. In these frustrations, we saw Hope. 

We thought, together with you, we could make the situation better. And here we are, still holding on to the belief.

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What Our Published Authors Are Saying

  • Hakika, nilikuwa na muswada kwa miezi kadhaa. Nilipopatana na Writers Guild Kenya nikanusurika. Wamenikuza sana. Siwaachi hadi mwisho wa mwisho wangu.
    Mwandishi wa Riwaya, ‘Ipo Siku”
  • I would recommend Writers Guild Kenya as publishers to anyone who wants to publish their book(s).  I have had an amazing experience with the team. Now, I feel part of the family. It's a fantastic team. The dedication with which they work to make writers happy is so unheard of in publishing.
    Author of ‘Unbroken Wings
  • It has not been an easy journey, but you have to wade through the waters. You have to swim to the end, with patience, courage, and persistence. With The Writers Guild Kenya as your compass, your dream of being a published author can be achieved, like I did.
    Author of ‘Lust of My Ink’
  • Writers Guild Kenya is truly a home for writers. They made me believe in the possibility of publishing a book. They mentored me, supported me, and helped in all the processes of my book. In all these, they made me feel at home, working in a home and friendly environment. This is surely the home of Writers.
    Author of ‘Me Vs. Me: Conversations with my Tomorrow

From Our Blog

Douglas Logedi: The Unlikely ‘suspect’

By Juliet Mwangi. To some of us, there is nothing good in tragic moments. Not so for Douglas Logedi, and here is why: How did this journey begin? My writing journey has been a long and exciting one. I started thinking about writing in 2013 but never put it to practice. In fact, I refused […]

Ida Kemunto: Writing is my therapy.

By Juliet Mwangi   It is every writer’s dream to finally have their literary work on the shelves, either locally or internationally. Nothing beats the joy of launching your book; the pride, the relief from all you have gone through. For Ida Kemunto, her journey of filling our bookshelves just began with her recently launched […]

Sometimes as a writer, you have to sacrifice for the truth – JOE KHAMISI

By Shikanda E. Hellen I selectively pick which WhatsApp groups to follow chats on and which ones to ignore. The Writers Guild’s affiliate WhatsApp group is one of those that I religiously follow. Regularly, Writers Guild Kenya organizes for veterans in the writing field to be e-interviewed by the members  which serves as an inspirational […]