“I can shake off everything as I write; my sorrows disappear, my courage is reborn.” – Anne Frank


“Be yourself. Above all, let who you are, what you are, what you believe, shine through every sentence you write, every piece you finish.” – John Jakes


“After nourishment, shelter and companionship, stories are the thing we need most in the world.” – Phillip Pullman


“I kept always two books in my pocket, one to read, one to write in.” – Robert Louis Stevenson


“Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart.” – William Wadsworth


How we teach writing at Clifton

Clifton’s Writing Policy

Everything you need to know about our writing…

Our writing curriculum sequences and learning