Meet the Author Colum Sanson-Regan, a novelist, short story and script writer.
An intensive course which examines successful short fiction and non-fiction writing and provides participants with the structures and support to develop and complete their own works of fiction or non-fiction to a submission standard.
Ideal for those wishing to start or develop short/full length fiction, biography and memoir.
Throughout this course participants will:
Gain an understanding of the important elements of storytelling and explore techniques to incorporate these elements into their writing
Receive constructive & rigorous feedback on their writing, with the aim of developing individual and vibrant writing voices.
Enhance their abilities & interest in writing in a friendly supportive environment of peers through engagement in moderated workshops.
Examine and experiment with approaches to writing fiction and non-fiction.
Learn how to construct and present their writing to a professional standard.
Work to deadlines, complete writing exercises and a full length pieces (5,000 word) to submission standard.
All of these classes will be supported by hand-outs and reading lists and short writing exercises to be completed by the following week. Workshops of full length pieces will be incorporated into the classes from week 5, to provide opportunity for the development and refinement of these pieces.