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Poetry and Poetic Writing 

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  • TutorCarol Preston
  • Price-
  • Age-
  • LevelAll Levels

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Thu 28 Sep, 10am - 4pm | £31 (£28) | All Levels | Ages 18+

Acquire the skills and confidence to jump-start your creative writing with practical techniques to start a story and ways to improve the quality of your creative writing.

Who is this course for?
This course is aimed at adults who would like to build their confidence and improve their creative writing skills by drawing inspirations from life experiences, stories and published text.
The course is accessible for all abilities, however we suggest speaking to us if the person has a disability that may impact on writing. Carers must book a complimentary ticket if attending a course to provide support. The room is wheelchair accessible. 

What will you learn on this course?
This day course will bring some fun into creative writing and provide techniques for how to start a story and techniques to improve creative writing. Carol’s approach is about building confidence and finding enjoyment as well as embracing the drafting process. The course will use memory exercises   and published texts to inspire writing and might involve group work and group discussions.
By the end of the day, everyone will have something finished or the confidence to write in their own style about their own life experiences, but with more informed techniques from the class to reflect, extend and continue with their work to develop it further.  No matter if you’re an inspiring writer or want to get to grips with where to start, this course will offer something for you.

Do you need to bring anything?
All course materials are provided.  

Are there any additional costs?
There are no additional costs for this course. 

Who teaches this course? 
Carol Preston