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FREE | Flash Fiction Workshop with Madeline Dyer

Virtual Event

Explore writing flash fiction with SIBA-Award-winning author Madeline Dyer About this event Join us for a free one-hour workshop on writing powerful flash fiction. This is very much a hands-on workshop where you’ll be responding to prompts (and sharing work if you wish) so please be ready to write. About

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FREE | Portrait of a Place: Poetry Workshops about Dudley with Nafeesa Hamid

Virtual Event

Dudley Creates presents 'Portrait of a Place' poetry workshop with Nafeesa Hamid About this event Portrait of a Place - Poetry Workshops about DUDLEY (7 December) Come along to our free poetry workshops with Birmingham-based poet and playwright Nafeesa Hamid. Nafeesa will guide you through a series of fun exercises

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FREE | Writing Through Writers Block

Virtual Event

A free, hour-long workshop to get your creative juices flowing About this event This fun, creative, and generative class acknowledges that writer's block exists, but you do not need to succumb to it! Whether you are working on a writing project that has stalled out, or wanting to start something

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FREE | How to improve that S****y First Draft

Virtual Event

About this event How This Workshop Will Help You You realize you’ll have to revise your early drafts, but how do you do it? Is there a system to make it easier? I think there is, and I’ll share it with you. We’ll discuss the issue of revision on both

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FREE | How to Publish a Book

Virtual Event

Is trade or indie publishing best for you? About this event This session will cover the general steps that are part of developing and publishing a book. The end of the session will be dedicated to an open forum in which you can ask whichever questions you like about the

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FREE | Intro to Screenwriting with Scott Lax

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Introduction to Screenwriting with Scott Lax About this event Introduction to Screenwriting with Scott Lax   Author and producer Scott Lax is presenting a lecture on screenwriting. Learn about his holistic approach, which addresses both the written elements of a screenplay and how it relates to the needs and mechanics

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FREE | An evening with Christa Parravani

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An Evening with Christa Parravani About this event Join the Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing for a talk with Christa Parravani on Friday, December 10, 2021, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Arizona MST (8:00-9:30 p.m. EST) on Zoom. Parravani will also be teaching a workshop, with the

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FREE | A Space for Us: A Workshop for Young Writers of Color

Virtual Event

Join Micaela Green in creating a space for young writers of color. About this event In this workshop, we will hold space for each other and our work as writers of color. Together, we will create a judgment-free zone where our writing is celebrated, where we can be our most

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FREE | Online Creative Writing for Wellbeing taster

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An opportunity to experience 'live' Expressive Creative Writing in a safely-held space. About this event Your Self from Your Pen: A one-hour Expressive Creative Writing taster workshop, Tuesday 14th December 11:00 am - 12:00 noon BST (online) Do you dream of writing memoirs, poetry, and fiction, but wonder how to

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FREE | Book Publishing Workshop – Wellesley

Virtual Event

Effectively publish your book that will help to be a published author About this event Become an Author in 2021 - Effectively publish your book that will help to be a published author

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FREE | Fresh Perspectives on Paper – Therapeutic Writing Workshop

Virtual Event

In times of uncertainty, poetry can bring comfort healing, and perspective About this event “There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.” – Aldous Huxley Your perspective is influenced by your beliefs, successes, and experiences. Writing is a powerful tool and

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FREE | December Poetry Practice Space

Virtual Event

Community Event for Generative Writing & Sharing About this event Poetry Practice Space returns! Join us monthly on zoom, on the third Thursday of the month for prompts and sharing. Zoom link will be sent to registered participants on the day of the event. Poetry Practice Space is a monthly

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