Saturday 10am-1pm: An introduction and exploration of the practice of creative writing paying particular attention to the novel form. Looking at how and where to begin a novel. Examining the work of established writers to demonstrate what is best practice.
Saturday 2pm-4pm: An opportunity for the student to write and share, followed by a detailed examination of characterisation, and how as a successful writer you can present fictive people in a way that makes them seem real.
Sunday 10am-1pm. A brief overview of the other major elements of a novel and what it is you need to kick-start your writing life.
Saturday 10am – 4pm with a morning break 11.30am -11.45am. (Refreshments provided)
Lunch 1pm-2pm. (Provided)
Sunday 10am – 1pm with a morning break 11.30am-11.45am. (Refreshments provided)
Course fee: €100
Note: Accommodation is not provided for these courses but there are B&B’s, Inns and hotels in the vicinity.
Remaining course fee of €70 will be due on the first day of the course. See FAQ section for terms.
* Please follow up with an email indicating the course you wish to book with your deposit. *