Category: Writing Workshops

Creative Writing Workshop

Creative Writing Workshop

On Saturday 13th May 2017 we are holding a morning creative writing workshop led by chair Stephen Shirres. The workshop is ideal for people who are looking to get into writing as well as those with a lot more experience. The day will be spent developing writing ideas from the initial thought to the basis of a …

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Conquering the Blank Page

On Saturday 22nd of August 2015 we are holding an all-day writing workshop called Conquering the Blank Page led by award winning writer Janis Mackay. The day is aimed at writers who have only just started writing or those looking to get back into it. The day will be spent developing writing ideas from the initial thought to …

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2015 Writing Workshops from Janis Mackay

2015 Writing Workshops with Janis Mackay

Creative writing tutor Janis Mackay  recently contacted us to say that she is running lots of creative writing workshops next year. We know our members have really enjoyed the times Janis has visited WLW so we thought we would share some details about the workshops here. They split into five different categories: One Year Novel Writing …

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Nine Months to Make A Book

Do you love books, cinema, television and the visual arts? Do you intend to publish your own book one day?  Would you like to know more about the publishing industry and its marketing strategies? If the answers to these questions are yes then we think you’ll love “Wuthering Heights on Film: A Journey Across Reading, Writing and Publishing” …

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Upcoming Creative Writing Workshops

Upcoming Creative Writing Workshops

We’ve heard about a couple of upcoming workshops that we thought you’d like to hear about. You can find out all about these workshops below the break!

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From the Blank Page to The Written Word

On Sunday 8th of June 2014 we are holding an all-day writing workshop called From the Blank Page to The Written Word led by award winning writer Janis Mackay. Anyone who came to the previous workshop led by Janis back in September 2013 will know how interesting and inspiring her workshops can be. The day will …

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Durhamhill’s Writing Course in South West Scotland‏

Durhamhill’s Writing Course This is your chance to make the start to the writing you always promised yourself. With the support of two experienced and widely published tutors and in the beautiful tranquil setting of Durhamhill you couldn’t have a finer opportunity for discovering your writing potential. And for the many writers who flourished on …

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Alistair Paterson’s Creative Writing Retreats

Poet and creativity coach Alistair Paterson is running a couple of his wonderful writing retreats again this year. Taking place in the heart of Burns’ Country there is no better place to learn how to write with a sense of place. You can find out more below!

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