• Feb 24, 2021 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • Location: Online from Collage Writing Room
  • Latest Activity: Dec 2, 2020

Wednesday evenings, 6.30pm-9pm; Feb 24, March 3, 10, 17, 24, 31Virtual Writing Room via ZOOM video conference & correspondence.

Short fiction can be liberating to get down – but exacting to get right.

Over six weekly sessions, we’ll workshop your own stories, linked stories, flash fiction or even micro fiction. If it’s short, we’re interested in how you can make it as powerful as possible. We’ll also look at a diverse selection of short stories by international writers, such as Irenosen Okojie, Kawabata Yasunari, Daniyal Mueenuddin, Lydia Davis, Rachida el-Charni and others.

We’ll discuss: what works, how it works and why it works. Our examination of the craft will range from the traditional to the experimental, from character-based to thematically driven, from stories that expand a moment to those that cover a lifetime. Entirely optional extra stories will be provided for particularly keen readers. Come along if you’d like to be inspired, motivated and challenged in your practice. All levels welcome.

Cost £125 (email kate@collage-arts.org to register and receive payment link)

We would love to welcome you to our writing community where you can progress your work, share ideas with other writers, and focus on your writing away from distractions. 

Spring Courses 2021 – Collage Writing Room

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Events and Activities

 Meet a Literary Agent - 4 Feb from 10.30-11.45am - via Zoom.

 

Online Courses

Salsa with Sureka online course - Wednesday evenings starting 17 Feb from 7-8pm.

Yet More Writing Workshops with Collage Writing Room -

Poetry Course – Mon evenings starting 4th January, 6.30-9pm via Zoom and correspondence; and another course from 6.45-9.15pm starting 22 February.

Life Writing and Memoir workshop – Tues mornings starting 5th January, 10-12.30pm via Zoom and correspondence, and another course starting 23 February.

Prioritise your Writing - Weds mornings from 10.30-1pm - via Zoom and correspondence starting 24th February.

Write Short Stories - Weds. evenings from 6.30-9pm via Zoom and correspondence starting 24th February.

Explore Creative Writing - Thursday mornings from 10.30-1pm via Zoom and correspondence starting 25th February.

 

 

Stories with Teddy - online storytelling, with new episodes on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays on YouTube. For children 3years+

 


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