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Imagine… you are in the cinema. Music, lights.. let the story begin

Creative Writing Challenge – Imagine you are in the cinema waiting for the film to begin. The lights dim, music plays, the title comes up (what is it?) and what happens next? Write the opening scene of your story (in about 500 words) Who will you cast as your characters?

Next four sessions of creative writing group in Bath Library open for booking now. Thursday mornings, 10.30-12.30pm November 7th, 14th ,21st and 28th £74 Alex and guest authors. See the home page on website. Last sessions in 2019

Writing prompt from Alex – dialogue exercise

September workshops are full but hopefully there will be another 4 sessions before Christmas. Meanwhile, keep writing.

What’s he just said? What is she thinking? Where are they? Write the conversation. Write a short story and include dialogue.

4 writing workshops with Alex and guest authors in Bath Library – booking open now

PS. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BOOK PLEASE EMAIL ME FOR PAYING BY BANK TRANSFER OR CHEQUE. OTHERWISE SCROLL DOWN FOR PAYPAL BUTTON. YOU DO NOT NEED A PAYPAL ACCOUNT AND CAN USE ANY CARD. £74. NO REFUNDS BUT YOU ARE WELCOME TO SEND A FRIEND.

The focus is on getting you writing with prompts for creative writing exercises, but also on writing challenges such as getting stuck, dealing with your inner critic, knowing when to end etc. Beginners and experienced writers welcome.

Thursdays 10.30-12.30pm November 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th £74 for the four sessions (no refunds but you are welcome to send a friend in your place)

Whether you are writing short stories, a novel, a memoir or simply enjoy writing, these workshops aim to inspire and motivate. Beginners and experienced writers welcome. Come and meet other writers – we look forward to meeting you.


A prompt challenge…

Here is a list of Tough Topics… pick one and write an outline for a story, then write the first paragraph (at least) The next four sessions of creative writing workshops in Bath Library are in June. Thursday mornings 10.30am-12.30pm starting June 6th. 4 places left.