This Short Story writing course will explore how to write short stories for pleasure or professionally and how to develop your understanding of short story elements, such as character, dialogue, structure, plot, and setting.
Throughout the course, you will develop your writing skills through in-class writing activities and professional feedback on your writing. You will also critique the work of important contemporary short story writers.
By the end of the course, you will produce a complete short story.
Who is it for?
Whether you wish to write professionally or as a hobby, you will learn the skills and techniques required to write a successful short story and develop it throughout the course.
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This Short Story writing course takes place every Monday over ten weeks.
Led by an experienced published writer, you will not only learn the fundamental elements of a good short story, but also how to prepare short stories for publication.