Making the right choice. Suddenly my creations were alive. Structure - openings, turning points and endings. Lesson 8: Dramatisation Make your style fit the story. I learned who I am, and began the process of learning how I work best. A writer. Writing remains a process that only goes one way: from the inside out.
Covering letters. Almost all published novels tell some kind of story, and most of them offer the reader a conclusion which is satisfying in some way, even if it is not hopeful, happy or particularly neat.
Each course features weekly evening workshops, teaching sessions on key topics such as how to create memorable characters and how to develop your story, as well as one-to-one tutorials on how to write a novel.
Choosing a title. For that, you're on your own.
We also have sessions of writing together where pieces are not shared and it's all about getting words on the page. If needs must, send us an email and we'll do our best to send a prompt reply.
I drank many coffees and sank many pints while discussing books and language, and writing, and words, with people who cared as deeply about those things as I did.