Monday, March 02, 2009

Creative writing course

MEMORABLE FICTION

April 20 -23, Tŷ Newydd

Marcus Sedgwick and Matt Whyman



"Whether writing for adults or teenagers, the writer who wants to succeed must aim to create something memorable.

Using tutorials, workshops and one-to-ones, the course will cover the essentials of creating not just any piece of fiction, but one that will linger in the minds of the reader. Topics covered will include: the seed of the story, populating your story, structuring your story, and telling your story, with reference to voice/sense of place/atmosphere, and style.

The course will also include some guidance on maximising your chances of getting a publisher or agent to read your work, and so get it published, and the realities of the modern UK publishing world."

Residential: £345 (single); £300 (shared); £200 (non-residential)

Tŷ Newydd
Llanystumdwy
Criccieth
Gwynedd
LL52 0LW

Telephone: 01766 522 811

Fax: 01766 523095

E-mail: post@tynewydd.org

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