Children & YA
Young Adult Fiction: Work-in-progress
Honing and re-writing your first draft
Supporting you to bring out your best work
Monday October 14th - Saturday October 19th 2019
A course for writers who have a partially developed piece to work on. Whether you are working on a first draft, in the middle of development or polishing up your work, our aim is to build confidence and skills and to help you to write to the very best of your ability. During in-depth sessions we will provide honest criticism, experienced advice and, above all, plenty of encouragement. Participants are invited to submit up to 2,000 words of a work-in-progress, to be sent to email@example.com by 14 September 2019.
Single room price: £795
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Arrive late afternoon, settle in, enjoy dinner and the tutors’ introduction to the week in the evening.
Morning workshops led by tutors. Afternoons are your time for writing and one-to-one tutorials. Tutors read from their work in the evening.
Morning workshops led by tutors. Afternoons are your time for writing and one-to-one tutorials. In the evening a guest speaker joins the group.
Morning workshops led by tutors. Afternoons are your time for writing and one-to-one tutorials. You are free to spend this evening as you wish.
Tutors lead the final workshops in the morning. In the evening everyone gets together to share and celebrate their work.
The week comes to a close after breakfast. Have a tissue handy to say your farewells to the group.