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Write by the Sea - A Writing Map for Sandy Places

Embark on a nautical adventure with these writing exercises and prompts about the sea, the seaside, swimming, sunbathing, fishing and sea monsters. The sea is central to our personal and cultural lives. From fairy tales to historical realities, and from dreams to sunny beaches. The Write by the Sea writing map will help you chart the sea's place in your life and in the lives of fictional characters. Set sail into memory and the imagination with this writing map to guide and inspire you.

Note: Some content not appropriate for writers under 16.

The Writing by the Sea Writing Map is illustrated by Fathima Kathrada, with writing prompts by Shaun Levin.

  • Map is 16.5" x 11.75" (A3 paper size); folds into 4.12" x 6" (approx. postcard size).
  • Printed on 120 gsm paper in England.