The second part of Megan Taylor's course on novel writing can be used as a follow-on to the earlier course, Beginning Your Novel, or taken alone with no prior experience for those who wish to develop their writing abilities.
Using published examples and playful exercises, this series of workshops will offer participants a deeper understanding of the crucial elements of novel-building including character, setting, point-of-view, and structure. During this course we'll look at genre and endings and how to develop your own critical editing skills. There will also be advice on the practicalities of submitting finalised manuscripts and participants will leave the course with further exercises to continue defining your unique writing voice.
Suitable for writers at all levels, part two of a two-part course which can be booked alone or together, go to www.writingschooleastmidlands.co.uk for more information.
Six week course running from 1pm - 3pm on Saturdays between 12th January and 16th February 2019, in the Sillitoe Room at Waterstones Nottingham.
Megan Taylor is the author of three novels, How We Were Lost, The Dawning and The Lives of Ghosts, as well as her short story collection, The Woman Under the Ground. Her work has been shortlisted for many literary prizes, most recently The Brighton Prize and the Walter Swan Prize. She is currently working on her fourth novel.
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