A Creative Writing course with Linda Cleary 4 x Saturdays 18th & 25th May and 1st & 8th June from 10.30am to 12.30pm (And not just 2 weeks as Facebook made me write!) This 4 session Creative Writing course uses various techniques and exercises to open up and improve writing skills, work with metaphor and ...
8th May 2019Alex Cluness
Organised by The Society of Authors the evening will feature advice from award-winning poets Penelope Shuttle and Pascale Petit. Aimed at aspiring writers who are seeking to make a living from poetry and related activities, the event will be chaired by Katrina Naomi of the Poetry & Spoken Word Group. Pascale Petit ...
6th January 2020Alex Cluness
The new Writers’ Weekend takes place from 10-12 July, 2020 at the University of Winchester and offers a wide range of workshops, talks and networking opportunities for those writing in all genres, at all levels. Attendees can book up to five one-to-one appointments with top literary agents to pitch ideas ...
4th February 2020Alex Cluness
An opportunity to immerse yourself in an intensive online solo 5-day retreat, bringing the ancient art of daily mindfulness practice to an exploration of the natural world through poetry, mainly haiku & haibun, with Roselle Angwin. Roselle is a well-published poet & author and popular retreat leader, who has been ...
7th July 2020Alex Cluness
This month as part of the Dare to Write? Academy Summer Classes, Paper Nations are offering aspiring writers the opportunity to join award-winning author Aminatta Forna for exclusive workshops tailored to developing their writing craft. Aminatta Forna is an award-winning author and memoirist, with published titles including, Happiness, The Hired Man, ...
20th July 2020Alex Cluness
This month as part of the Dare to Write? Academy Summer Classes, Paper Nations are offering aspiring writers the opportunity to join award-winning author Aminatta Forna for exclusive workshops tailored to developing their writing craft. Aminatta Forna is an award-winning author and memoirist, with published titles including, Happiness, The ...
20th July 2020Alex Cluness
A series of eight one-hour online workshops for writers and aspiring authors, to take you from publication to marketing and selling your book, including how to use social media effectively. The workshops are 1. Publishing your Book: the first steps, 22nd & 24th September 2020. Working on a writing project and want to ...
11th September 2020Alex Cluness
A series of six online writing workshops to help you develop your work so you can establish a writing habit, leap over creative blocks and get your words out. Tuesday nights from 20th Oct - 24th Nov 7-9pm Using Zoom and Google Folders If you're writing creative prose - a novel, memoir or ...
5th October 2020Alex Cluness
Thursdays 10am-12pm (BST) 9th Sept - 25th Nov 2021 A 12-week course designed to help you develop your memoir. With weekly online meetings (via the power of Zoom) that alternate between feedback and craft sessions, plus two 30 minute 1-1 mentoring sessions with Alison Powell, as well as access to a ...
26th May 2021Alex Cluness
Join much-loved local poet and publisher Philip Rush on this six-part Dialect course and use the principle of shuhari to learn the art of poetic form. Shu is learn the rules; ha is break the rules; ri is transcend the rules. Participants will learn how to write a sonnet as a foundational ...
29th July 2021Alex Cluness