NOW Live Events

Upcoming Events

Since Autumn 2013, we have been the events partner of Psychologies Magazine, offering a series of monthly events with experts and specialists in the fields of wellbeing, self-development and the arts. Our events series combines a practical and interactive approach, championing a fun and engaging way to enrich our lives.

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Write a Novel Without Losing the Plot

7 December 2016, 19:00 – 20:30
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL

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December 2016 Participants

Have you always wanted to write a novel but don’t know where to start? Are your doubts and fears holding you back? To celebrate the launch of our new ‘how to write a novel’ column in 2017, we are bringing together two of our favourite novelists, Elizabeth Heathcote and Lucy Atkins, to give us their top writing tips, with publishing advice from Stef Bierwerth, publisher-at-large for Quercus.

Psychologies’ associate editor Elizabeth Heathcote worked as a feature writer and editor on newspapers and magazines for many years before writing her first novel, Undertow. Lucy Atkins is the award-winning, bestselling author of The Missing One and The Other Child. Lucy is also a literary critic for The Sunday Times. For more about Lucy, go to

You will learn:

  • Where to find inspiration
  • How to plot and create convincing characters
  • How to start, how to keep going and how to know you’re finished
  • How to tackle your inner critic
  • How to find an agent and get your novel published


Live. Learn. Love, with Salema Veliu

21 November 2016, 19:00 – 20:30
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL

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Salema Veliu

Salema Veliu’s ‘live. learn. love’ method reflects the new era of coaching; one that incorporates and combines yoga, meditation, psychology and neuroscience. her mission is to share the connections between Eastern philosophies and Western science in an accessible and inspiring way. Through sharing how the brain and mind really work, Salema uses this information to teach us how we can positively affect our wellbeing and relationships; including simple repeated movement and voice and breathwork techniques. She believes that when we learn how to live fully within ourselves, our appreciation of others and our love of life naturally increases.

Bringing a wealth of experience to her work as a yoga teacher, coaching psychologist, writer, motivational speaker and co-host of a radio show, Master Fear Illuminate Life, Salema has empowered hundreds of people to ‘get out of their own way and find joy’.

You will learn:

  • How to deal with the challenges of life using the ‘Live. Learn. Love’ approach
  • Ways to increase your resilience
  • The key to emotional balance
  • How to look at the cycle of life through many different perspectives, including a psychotherapy, coaching and yogic lens


“Our friends at NOW create inspirational, motivational events with us at Psychologies Magazine. Every month, I am inspired and enlightened by these events. NOW Live Events create a monthly dose of calm, inspiration and space to ponder what is really important in life. Thank you for being our partner. We are proud to be associated with you.” – Suzy Greaves: Editor, Psychologies Magazine