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Our creative writing courses include: writing novels, poetry and screen and radio plays.

Abbeydale Writers View details

Content will be flexible, covering Form, Expression, Characterisation, Plot, etc depending on the needs of each individual learner. Learners will share their work with the group, and the Tutor will provide examples of published writing to support the work being done, where necessary.

Complete Your Novel View details

Bring in your manuscripts whether finished or half written. This practical course is aimed at supporting you to develop a finished novel for presentation to agents and publishers.

creative Writers! View details

Creative Writers provides a safe and friendly environment for students to enhance their writing abilities and literary knowledge. To help provoke inspiration, we explore a range of literary genres from Poetry to Sci- Fi. There is no pressure for students to produce work on the spot in class as the tutor will be vigilant and always read the room. The course has each students wellbeing in mind, promoting self confidence and positivity consecutively. Writers of all levels are welcomed to the group and there is never any pressure for students to produce or read out work if they do not want to. If students would like to attend purely for the inspirational aspect the class provokes then this is also fine, you are welcome to sit back, relax and be inspired.

Creative Writing View details

Students will be encouraged to explore a range of genres and styles in which they might develop their own writing skills. Students will be encouraged to edit and polish their work in the light of peer and tutor feedback. The class will create a safe supportive environment in which students feel comfortable about presenting their work.

Creative Writing View details

Workshop activities on elements of poetry, memoir and short-story writing will feed into discussions about your own and other's writing. Particular emphasis will be placed on exploring different ways to tell a story and hook your reader. Working to individual levels and interests, you will work through a series of practical workshops. We will look at creating characters, developing plot and using different settings and styles to tell your stories.There will be a mix between creative writing exercises encouraging you to develop your own writing style, and workshops, where you will be supported to share and constructively critique writing produced by others. Everyone will be encouraged to share their writing but nobody will be expected to read their work until they are ready to do so. A relaxed, informal course with emphasis on encouraging confidence and enjoyment.

Creative Writing View details

Do you have a story to write? A poem to compose? Or the desire to create your own narrative? Join this course to explore some of the many different writing styles, study the work of published authors and discover ways to develop your own writing skills and nurture your writing talent.

Creative Writing View details

Everyone has a story to tell. This course will help you tell your own story. You'll be writing stories, poems and memoir pieces. Friendly and supportive, there will be exercises and ideas to help you kickstart your writing, and feedback on ways to develop it. You'll be encouraged to research possible outlets for your writing, and meet other writers.

Creative Writing View details

A relaxed exploration of creative writing, including writing practice. We will mostly learn techniques of fiction writing, but may also have a look at other types of writing. We will also look at work by published authors, examining techniques they have used in their writing, and using this to inspire new writing. The class will be about encouragement and sharing, and you will be invited to bring along your own work for feedback.

Creative Writing View details

Are you interested in developing your writing creatively? Do you need new ideas to explore or a spark to get started? Are you looking for a supportive and stimulating writing experience? Then this is the course for you. We will use personal experience, memory, imagination, observation, location and a diverse range of starting points and stimuli. Plot, description, characters, language, point of view and editing will also be explored; as well as relevant examples by published writers. Beginners, improvers and anyone who is eager to put pen to paper again are all very welcome to join. With ongoing direction, support and feedback, this course aims to increase your skills and confidence, enabling you to produce new writing wherever you are starting from.

Creative Writing View details

A lively inter-active six week course where all aspects of creative writing will be explored. Exercises will be set in class, music and visual prompts will be used. The course is aimed at absolute beginners as well as those with more experience. Poetry, short stories, novels and playwriting will be included. The tutor is a professional playwright. But above all the emphasis is on writing for pleasure.