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Summer School: Memorable Romance Characters

22 January 2018
Writers Victoria
Alli Sinclair

You’ll find answers to these questions and more in this one-day workshop, including how to use motivation...

Summer School: Writing Conflict in Literary Fiction

23 January 2018
Writers Victoria
Marija Pericic

We will look at how to establish a central conflict in your writing and how to make it meaningful and...

Summer School: Pitching Memoir and Non-Fiction

25 January 2018
Writers Victoria
Meelee Soorkia and Fran Berry

Learn from two experienced publishers on how to think as a publisher thinks, explore the commissioning and...

Short Story

27 January 2018
Writers Victoria
Wayne Macauley

What can be achieved, for example, in under 2,000 words that could never be achieved with a novel?

Memoir in a Year: Character and Dialogue

27 January 2018
Writers Victoria
Luke Ryan

From comic interlopers to close family members to you, the narrator themselves, we’ll get to grips with...

Online: Intermediate Short Story Clinic

7 February 2018
Writers Victoria
Steven Amsterdam

Receive direct feedback from your tutor and fellow course participants with this online course. 

Online: Beginners Short Story Clinic

7 February 2018
Writers Victoria
Laura Jean McKay

Receive direct feedback from your tutor and fellow course participants with this online course for those...

The Joys of Revising

11 February 2018
Writers Victoria
Steven Amsterdam

Bravely workshop your own and others’ writing in forensic detail, with the goal of refining the individual...

Your Digital Marketing Toolkit

13 February 2018
Writers Victoria
Patrick Lenton

Over two sessions – Digital Marketing Fundamentals and Advanced Digital Marketing – you’ll get a practical...