Course Summary

This practical course will teach you techniques to craft wonderfully imaginative short stories that will not only appeal to readers but hold onto their attention. Learn how to get ideas, develop characters, write believable dialogue, plotting and a whole lot more.

Course Sessions

Tuesday, 13th July - 5 classes


Session ID HAP35403C
13 Jul - 10 Aug 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$348 / $331 (conc)
Teacher
Beverley Eikli

Tuesday, 7th September - 5 classes


Session ID HAP35404C
7 Sep - 5 Oct 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$348 / $331 (conc)
Teacher
Beverley Eikli

This is a practical course covering essential techniques in the craft of short story writing.
Each session includes instruction on a particular writing technique, discussion of extracts and stories, inspirations for writing and creative writing exercises. You will be encouraged to share your writing within the class and learn about the redrafting process.

By the end of the course you will have:

  • A greater understanding of the craft of short story writing.
  • A collection of imaginative short pieces each focusing on a particular short story writing technique.
  • Ideas and plans for stories, one or two of which will completed during the course.
  • Added confidence in writing stories that engage and keep the interest of your readers.

Paper and writing materials, a readiness to learn and a mind open to new writing experiences.

Beginners or those with some writing experience. Anyone seeking new inspirations for writing, fresh ideas about fiction writing techniques and discussion with like-minded people.

Last updated: May 14, 2021 04:31pm