Category Archives: Short Story

Welcome to the Write Place

I’ve moved this blog to The Write Place and I’d love you to pop over and see what I’m up to there.

SHORT STORY COURSE

BRIEF ENCOUNTER – SHORT STORY COURSE

Successful short story writing is a mixture of ability and technique. The “Brief Encounter – Short Story Course” will teach you how to develop your skills and improve your chances of becoming a published writer.

The course will cover: Planning, writing compelling openings,  constructing key moments, satisfactory endings, allowing characters to reveal your plot,  creating 3-D characters, effective dialogue, establishing viewpoint, creating credible settings, the importance of drama and conflict – all the building blocks that develop good writing.

Date: Saturday, 1 December 2012

Time: 09h00-15h00

Place: Bedfordview/Edenvale, Gauteng, South Africa

Cost: R1200 includes manual, tea and light lunch.

Contact Isabella at isabellaza@hotmail.co.uk to book your place.