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Online: Poetry Clinic

21 February 2018
Writers Victoria
Terry Jaensch

You'll submit poems of up to 60 lines over five monthly submissions.

Memoir in a Year: Showing, Not Telling (repeat)

24 February 2018
Writers Victoria
Sarah Vincent

This is especially important for memoir. But telling has an important place.

Memoir in a Year: Showing, Not Telling

24 February 2018
Writers Victoria
Sarah Vincent

This is especially important for memoir. But telling has an important place.

Writing Exquisite Sentences (February)

25 February 2018
Writers Victoria
Emily Bitto

This course will re-focus your writing on the level of the sentence, providing practical ways to improve...

Writers on Wednesdays: E-Publishing

28 February 2018
Writers Victoria
Carmel Bird

Explore editing and design decisions, questions about going it alone, mastering the technology, or handing...

Memoir or Fiction? The Dangerous Borderlands

2 March 2018
Writers Victoria
Patti Miller

You will learn
How far from ‘truth’ is too far?

Telling the Truth

3 March 2018
Writers Victoria
Patti Miller

Using the text ‘Writing True Stories’ we will explore the key issues in writing memoir, read some extracts...

The Elements of Story

4 March 2018
Writers Victoria
Demet Divaroren

One of the most important is characterisation, which in turn shapes plot, point of view, voice, conflict...

Own Voices Forum: Why Writing Matters (Moe)

7 March 2018
Writers Victoria
Write-ability

Who is it for?