Since 8Letters Bookstore and Publishing started in 2016, we have conducted a number of workshops and joined some events to introduce independent publishing to aspiring writers and open an avenue for those who wanted to veer away from traditional publishing

Taal Writer’s Retreat

April 2018

After a walk through the heritage town of Taal, the participants sat down to write stories inspired by the history and beauty of our location

Read more about it here.

Performatura Festival

March 31 to April 2, 2018

Indie Publishing the Write Way

September 12, 2017

Participants learned the budget-friendly way of independently publishing their books.

Read more about the workshop here and check out the photos too.

The 38th Manila International Book Fair (MIBF)

September 13 to 17, 2017

Being an independent author means taking on multiple roles — writer, publisher, advertiser, salesperson, etc. As a publishing company, being part of MIBF is a big check in our accomplishments.

Read more about our first MIBF Experience here.