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18 August 2019
Words in Winter

Character Development

18 August 2019
Words in Winter
Les Zig

Online: Advanced Short Story Clinic

28 August 2019
Writers Victoria
Roanna Gonsalves

Stories of up to 1,500 words due Wednesdays 28 August, 18 September, 9 October, 30 October, 20 November...

MWF_WV Workshop: Shame and Truth in Memoir

31 August 2019
Writers Victoria
Kristina Olsson

For some, writing memoir can be a reckoning exacerbated by foggy memories and painful truths.

MWF_WV Workshop: Making It as a Freelance Writer

31 August 2019
Writers Victoria
Ginger Gorman

Gorman knows that despite freelancing’s challenges, the rewards can be remarkable and often unexpected.

MWF_WV Workshop: Building Narrative in Long-Form Journalism

1 September 2019
Writers Victoria
Andreas Harsono

Journalistic content faces a challenging market – one disrupted or dictated by algorithms, shareability...

Celebrating Victorian Writers at Melbourne Writers Festival

1 September 2019
Writers Victoria
Christos Tsiolkas, Melanie Cheng, Angela Savage,...

Bookings available via the Melbourne Writers Festival website.

MWF_WV Workshop: Poetry and Performance

1 September 2019
Writers Victoria
Sara Saleh

Putting poetry on paper is just the beginning.

MWF_WV Workshop: Crafting Short Fiction

7 September 2019
Writers Victoria
Laura Elvery

Demonstrating a sharpness and intensity, short stories are compact forays into whole worlds.