Guild Events and Day Schools

This is a funded class so is FREE to all participants. Many people write journals as a way of keeping track of their lives and working things out. Writing can be a powerful means of tapping into your unconscious mind and making discoveries about yourself and your world that you were previously unaware of. Writing is also increasingly used as...

A one-day workshop designed to encourage new writers. Come and build confidence by trying different types of writing and expect to be gently challenged in a way that's stimulating and fun. Even if you suspect you don't have a creative bone in your body, you may surprise yourself with the quality of writing you produce. Have a go at finding...

Fiction For Fun

Jan 22, 2022

Whether you're just starting to dabble with short stories or a novel or want some new ideas to freshen up your fiction style, this workshop will ease you into new techniques and extend your creative writing skills. We'll explore such essential elements as developing dialogue, finding your voice, building suspense, 'show-don't-tell', 'point-of-view' and how to engage your readers with moment-to-moment...

If you are an observer of your own life, if you learn from your experiences and want to share the lessons, if you can see the funny side of even those minor disasters that befall us all, this course is for you. It is invaluable to anyone documenting family history or simply wanting to share the stories of their own...

Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th May 2022 Inspirational weekend workshop to unblock the barriers to your creativity. Build confidence and fluency in an atmosphere of fun and discovery. Whatever kind of writing you do, or aspire to do – life experiences, short stories, journalism, a blog, business writing, marketing material or even a best-seller - this highly acclaimed course offers...