Acclaimed novelist and short story writer, Jon McGregor, will be staying at Cyprus Well for a week at the end of April to prepare his latest novel for publication. You can meet Jon during his residency at an event in Plymouth where he will be discussing his editorial process and reading ...
Tag: Short Stories
20th April 2016Literature Works
“Unique, entertaining, and often uplifting. If you haven’t been yet, I recommend you do.” [Bath Echo] An evening of delights: stories to entertain and enthral, read by writer-performers in a warm, friendly atmosphere. Story Fridays is a popular and regular Bath event featuring six freshly-written stories by local writers. In March ...
13th February 2019Alex Cluness
A masterclass to unlock some of the mysteries of this dazzling literary form. Aimed at both emerging and published writers, the class will explore how stories are crafted, how you can bring them to life, give them voltage and vitality. Emphasis is placed on a supportive and encouraging environment, with lively ...
3rd June 2019Alex 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
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
This course is designed to move you from becalmed to a regular writing pattern, working with renewed energy. For seven days you will receive different prompts to help you build confidence and fluency in your writing. The course will help you get words down on the page, crank up your ...
6th November 2020Alex Cluness
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 writing projects and answer writing problems. The course has been ...
4th January 2021Alex Cluness
The Short Story Course with WriteClub Wednesdays 7-8:30pm March 3rd-31st Cost: £75 (full price) / £65 (reduced) / £55 (earlybird) Join WriteClub's Polly Hall, author of The Taxidermist’s Lover, to explore the short story form. In this 5-week online course we will immerse ourselves into the short story form of fiction and discover ...
16th February 2021Alex Cluness
The Virtual Writers’ Weekend is a place where writers working in any genre, at any level, find information, inspiration and interaction with other writers and industry professionals. Attend talks with Q&A, keynotes with bestselling authors Diana Gabaldon (author of the Outlander series) and children’s author/illustrator Chris Riddell, meet one-to-one ...
4th March 2021Alex Cluness
Live performance of sparkling new stories in ravishing countryside just outside Bath. Pack a picnic, put those beers in a cooler, sling a camping chair over your shoulder and join us for an evening of sparkling wit and joyous storytelling. And you can bring your friends along too! On Saturday 24th July ...
17th June 2021Alex Cluness