Creative Writing Experience

Ref: C2346643

Do you write and want to make the most of your creative work? Do you wish to make your skills the best they can be? Then come along and try this friendly course of workshops, taught by an award winning, published writer. Writing in the presence of like-minded participants explore exercises in poetry and prose that will really hone your talents.

Course aim

This course enables writers to gain as much as possible from their creative writing skills and techniques, whilst learning some new ones.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This course is for beginners and improvers

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • Explore and expand upon my creative writing skills, in both poetry and prose.
  • Recognise how key structures in storytelling work.
  • Develop skills with poetic imagery, line, and spacing.
  • Analyse and define how a draft can be cut, polished, and edited, and how the draft can be further altered over time.
  • Recognise and expand the search for a literary market for your work, if so required.

How will I be taught?

What kind of feedback can I expect?

What else do I need to know?

Paper, pen, folder, and any tips you already have, to share. Also, please keep a writer's notebook, whatever form, paper or digital, this may take.

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

What can I do next?

View full course information sheet

Creative Writing Experience

Enrolment Conditions

As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you enrol. Please check the details below to ensure you meet the basic eligibility critiera:

  • You are paying the standard fee (with a credit or debit card) or you are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • You have a valid email address so that you can receive confirmation of your booking
  • You have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • You are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2021
  • You declare that the address you provide is correct and that you will provide evidence of this and your eligibility to live and work in the UK
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

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