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Classes available include:  Beginners, Life Writing and Short Story. Please scroll down for further details.

To book, please contact:

Email: petramcqueen@gmail.com
Tel:      07913255442
Facebook: Creative Writing Classes Wivenhoe
Twitter: @PetraMcQueen

BEGINNERS

Always fancied writing but don't know where to start? Are you a secret writer but haven't dared show anyone your work? In this class we explore what makes fiction work and how you can turn your ideas into reality. Encouragement and support is given throughout. To see how others have benefited from my course, take a look at some of my testimonials. (The tab is at the top of the page).



Time: Fridays 10.00 - 11.30
Duration 1 hr 30 mins.
Dates: January 12th, 19th & 26th; February 2nd, 9th & 23rd; March 2nd, 9th, 16th & 10th. Please note that there is no class on Friday 16th February.
Place: http://www.nottagemaritimeinstitute.org.uk/
Payment: £100 up front.


LIFE WRITING

Thinking of writing about yourself or your family? Interested in this difficult and rewarding genre? This class is about exploring your life through creative non-fiction in a supportive environment. Of all my classes, students often find this class to be the most rewarding personally. As Weigl said, 'You control the past now. It doesn’t control you anymore. You own it now.'

Time: Fridays 11.30 - 1.00
Duration 1 hr 30 mins.
Dates: January 12th, 19th & 26th; February 2nd, 9th & 23rd; March 2nd, 9th, 16th & 10th. Please note that there is no class on Friday 16th February.
Place: http://www.nottagemaritimeinstitute.org.uk/
Payment: £100 up front.



SHORT STORY

'A short story is like a kiss in the dark from a stranger.' ~Stephen King

Pucker up, and join me to explore the short form. Studying well-loved stories, as well as ground-breaking modern fiction, we will discover what makes a good short story. There will be plenty of opportunity for experiment, writing, listening and feedback. 

Time: Fridays 1.30 - 3.00
Duration 1 hr 30 mins.
Dates: January 12th, 19th & 26th; February 2nd, 9th & 23rd; March 2nd, 9th, 16th & 10th. Please note that there is no class on Friday 16th February.
Place: http://www.nottagemaritimeinstitute.org.uk/
Payment: £100 up front.

FOR ANY OF THESE CLASSES OR TO CONTACT ME ABOUT WORKSHOPS, EDITING, OR PRIVATE LESSONS PLEASE USE ANY OF THE FOLLOWING:


Email: petramcqueen@gmail.com
Tel:      07913255442
Facebook: Creative Writing Classes Wivenhoe
Twitter: @PetraMcQueen