2014 Courses

The Writer's World

This was our one day beginner's course about the the writing world.

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Keswick

Wednesday 12th March

10 – 3pm

With guest speaker Katharine Swartz

The Rawnsley Centre, Keswick

 

 

 

Sessions included: 

How to write a book - the writing process, from conception to marketing, and some of the pitfalls to avoid along the way.

The Publishing World - what, when, where, why and how to submit with writing teacher and commissioning editor Ali Hull.

And two writing sessions with guest author Katharine Swartz.

 

Cambridge

Saturday 12th April

11am - 4pm

St Philip's Church, Mill Road

With local author Andrew Chamberlain

Over lunch, commissioning editor Ali Hull was available to listen to any book ideas.

 

Sessions included: 

How to write a book - the writing process, from conception to marketing, and some of the pitfalls to avoid along the way.

10 ways to make your manuscript shine - the little touches that will transform your writing, with commissioning editor Ali Hull.

Self-publishing and marketing your eBook - practical advice for success in preparing, publishing and marketing your eBook, with local author Andrew Chamberlain.

 

The Lakes' Writing Course: Storytelling

Hosted by the Lakes’ School of Writing, in association with Writers’ Essentials, this 5 day residential course took place amidst the beautiful hills and valleys of the Lake District.

Monday 17th – Friday 21st November

Tirril Lodge, Cumbria

With guest tutors Janni Howker and Chick Yuill

Resident tutors: Andrew Chamberlain, Mark Finnie, Ali Hull and Sarah Hull