Courses

Creating Writing Toolkit Course
Whether you’re beginning your writing journey or building your skills, this supportive and inspiring course in description, dialogue, point of view, voice and style, plot and structure will boost your confidence and your word-count. Develop your ideas, discover new characters and plots and explore the themes and questions that motivate you as a writer.

Barbican Library: Saturdays 1.30pm-3.30pm Oct 20, 27. Nov 3, 10
Sonny’s Kitchen, Barnes: Tuesdays 7-9pm Jan 15, 22, 29. Feb 5, 12, 19
Waterstones, Gower Street: Sundays 2-4pm: Nov 4, 11, 18, 25



Creative Writing, Rewriting and Editorial Course
Practical and inspiring writing, rewriting and editorial sessions. Create and rework your material, receive peer and tutor feedback and hone your submissions to the competitions, agents or publishers that are right for you. Sessions comprise readings, practical exercises, discussion and successful industry submission examples.

Sonny’s Kitchen, Barnes: Fridays 7-9pm Jan: 18, 25. Feb: 1, 8, 15, 22


NEW! Memoir Writing Course
Define your project’s aims and central characters and explore central questions writers must address in structuring a memoir. Bring your setting, environment and style in sync with your subject matter. Select key events and learn how to be sensitive and selective without being overwhelmed by a wealth of material! Share work-in-progress, trouble-shoot and enjoy exercises that will help you to a full draft you are empowered to take forward. 

Sonny’s Kitchen: Tuesdays 7pm-8.30pm, Oct 30, Nov 6, 13, 20, 27 Dec 4