A course to practice writing the shortest of short stories. Flash teaches the writer brevity, compression, layered story-telling and helps hone editing skills. Writing prompts, feedback and sharing.
Each week we’ll write, read contemporary flash fiction writers, discuss techniques and ... More information
Join our live audience as we chat with Heather Martin, the authorised biographer of the writing legend Lee Child. We can’t wait to hear about his life journey and the adventure she embarked on to write this book. Have your ... More information
In this writing workshop with Alison Powell, you’ll experiment with psychogeography, exploring how your environment can be a source of inspiration for creativity. Working from the micro to the macro, you’ll begin with your immediate surroundings, writing about the space ... More information
Story Structure 101 - a half-day online masterclass focusing on story structure
Saturday 6th Feb 2021 10am-2pm
£55 (Confident income) /45 (Lower income) /35 (Student/uncertain income)/25 earlybirds (until 17th Jan 2021)
In this creative writing workshop, we'll examine traditional story structures, ... More information
In this workshop, you’ll be drawing on lived bodily experiences to inspire new writing or to deepen existing works in progress. You’ll be invited to investigate the stories held within your own body and the bodies of your fictional characters. ... More information
Interested in writing for radio, audio and podcast drama?
This fun, practical workshop will look at how to tell compelling stories through sound.
We'll look at key examples of great audio drama, mistakes to avoid, practical concerns like formatting and even make ... More information
A five-week course for prose writers to hone a body of work. The best way of improving your writing is by writing more, close reading, and feedback on your work. In this supportive small group. I’ll support you with your ... More information
Monthly masterclasses for young people aged 12-16 years and brimming with ideas and stories. Each session will have a different theme
Saturdays 10.00am-12pm 27 Feb & 27 Mar
£5 each and led by Cornish writers Olivia Lowry and Casey Bottono; themes ... More information
Wyl Menmuir is a Man-Booker nominated author, editor for The Literary Consultancy and lecturer of Creative Writing at Falmouth University.
Wyl Menmuir will be leading this Two-part evening masterclass on Kickstarting Fiction.
It is aimed for writers who already have a fiction ... More information
A Non-Fiction Special, Online workshop with Wyl Menmuir.
Wyl is passionate about giving teachers the tools to be confident creative writers themselves.
He believes that you can only instil a love of writing into young people if you have it yourself!
And how ... More information