Tagged: “writing course”

One-Day Short Course: Overcoming Writer’s Block

Saturday 28 September 2019, 10am-4pm. Birmingham & Midland Institute   The fear of the blank page, or the fear of finishing a piece of writing, strikes writers of all genre, at any stage of their career. In this practical one-day course, trainer and writer Gulara Vincent will guide you through your writer’s block, and show […]

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One-Day Short Course: Dark and Speculative Fiction

Explore the darker reaches of the human experience from your notebook or laptop: join us for a one-day workshop which subverts the “normal” and uncovers other worlds, other realities and alternative stories. The course will explore what dark fiction is, as well as discussing the best writing and publishing in the genre at the moment. […]

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Short Course: Writing for Children

Join children and YA writer Ben Davis to learn more about how to write for this booming audience. Children’s literature continues to buck the downward trend in book sales and remains in a strong boom period. Kids are the most passionate, loyal and brutally honest audience there is, and writing stories that keep them hooked […]

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