• www.inkitt.com

Beginning To Write (ONLINE)

Big Smoke Writing Factory

Course details

Venue: Big Smoke Writing Factory
Location: Online
Provider: Big Smoke Writing Factory
Fee: €150
Contact details: bigsmokewritingfactory@gmail.com or over the phone at 087-976-6253
Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on pinterest
Share on whatsapp
Share on email

Course description

This introduction to creative writing explores a range of topics, including characterisation, plot, setting a scene, and revising and editing. Through writing exercises and examples from literature, participants will develop an awareness of various poetic and literary tools and techniques, and become more comfortable putting pen to paper to express themselves creatively.

Each module consists of material for the beginning writer to read and exercises to try out. At the end of each module, they should have pieces of work to submit to the tutor for feedback. This is a six-module course designed to be completed over six-eight weeks.

Modules

1. Getting Started

2. Developing Character

3. Dialogue – Breaking from the Narrative

4. Setting a Scene

5. Developing the Plot Lines

6. Editing Your Work

Facilitator: Various

  • www.designforwriters.com
  • allianceindependentauthors.org

Subscribe to our newsletter

Get all of the latest from writing.ie delivered directly to your inbox.

Featured books

  • The Needle and the Damage Done is the story of a boy from a small Irish village who became an adventurer, multi-award-winning do
  • More adventures in 'Billy's Search for the Unspell Spell' the sequel out now!
  • None Stood Taller by Peter Turnham
  • Freewheeling to Love by Máire O' Leary. A contemporary romance set in Co. Kerry