New Workshops for 2021

Two new, intensive, online master-classes for those wanting to take their writing to the next level…

The Plot Thickens – Friday 26th February 2021 – Guest author confirmed as charlotte levin (if i can’t have you)

A one day, on-line, master class on how to create and maintain narrative drive looking at external story goal, internal character journey and the use of story questions to maintain reader engagement.   SOLD OUT

The [w]Hole Story – Friday 26th March 2021 – guest author confirmed as Helen cross (my summer of love, split milk, black coffee)

A one day, on-line, master class on how to create and work with subtext including privilege knowledge gaps, revelation knowledge gaps and the challenges of writing a story you can’t see.

Each day follows the same structure  (below) and takes place on Zoom. For further details or to book a place on either master-class please email:

 retreat_retreat@aol.com

 AGENDA

10am – 10.15am               Introduction to the Course

10.15am – 11.15am          Master-class

11.15am – 1pm                 Independent Work (on given challenge)

1pm – 2pm                        Lunch

2pm – 2.15pm                   Introduction to the Afternoon

2.15pm – 3.15pm               Focus Group Work

3pm – 3.30pm                   Coffee Break

3.30pm – 4.15pm              Questions/Conclusions  

7.30pm – 8.30pm             Guest Author reflects on theme of master-class  

COST:   Either day – £45/£30 (concs)  Both days booked together – £80/£50 (concs)