About The Writing Factory

Kick-start your writing with this day course which offers you an opportunity to work in a mutually co-operative way, and pick up tips and techniques from the course tutor and other writers.

What will you learn on this course?

Share the joys of writing in this day class which provides the opportunity to work on your writing with the advice and inspiration of the tutor and others enrolled on the course. This class will allow you to write in a mutually co-operative way, and network with like-minded writers. You will learn how you can take your writing further, with insights from the tutor on how to approach agents, editors and publishers and write cover letters and emails. Participants will also have their own scheduled slot with the tutor who will provide feedback and advice on their work. Tea and coffee will be provided during the session.

By the end of the day, you can expect to have a renewed confidence to write in your own style, but with some extra tips and feedback from the tutor and other participants. The class aims to add techniques to your writer’s toolbox to inspire you to reflect, extend and develop your work after the session.

What is the course for?

This course is suitable for adults aged 18+ who have some experience of writing. Participants should be working on a piece of writing which they are happy to discuss in the class.

The course is accessible for people with disabilities who can engage in writing activities. A support worker or carer may assist. Carers must book a complimentary ticket if attending a course to provide support. The room is wheelchair accessible. Please contact us to discuss your specific needs.

Do you need to bring anything?

Participants should bring a piece of writing that they are working on in order to receive comments and feedback.

Are there any additional costs?

There are no additional costs for this course.

Who teaches this course?

Carol Preston

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