At Writing Events Bath Alex and Jude organise creative writing workshops for writers of all levels and experience in bookshops and cafes and other great Bath venues. Published authors, as well as literary agents and editors offer tips, information and creative writing exercises.
Writing Events Bath is a member of the BATH CULTURAL FORUM
This year's comp now closed. Winners announced June 8th.
NEW WORKSHOPS. BOOK NOW FOR 'The Craft of Novel Writing' – Two workshops with novelist and short story writer, Rob Magnuson-Smith. Sunday July 14th, 'Dialogue and Sub-plots'. Sunday September 15th - 'Endings'. £45 for each workshop. Venue: New Oriel Hall, Bath. More details and paypal button on side menu.
Workshop with Alex and Jude
DREAMS, MYTHS AND MEMORIES -What's Your Story?
Sunday June 9th 10-00 am - 1.00 pm, New Oriel Hall, Larkhall, Bath. Cost £30.
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Every person's life is worth a novel. Alex and Jude will lead you through a morning of writing exercises to discover the stories and myths in your life. You will turn your dreams into fairy stories, your memories into short stories or memoir extracts. You might even start that novel. A chance to meet other writers, have fun and come away with inspiration and ideas. Beginners welcome.
We have had our last Creative Writing Group in Bath Library until the Autumn and will be booking more sessions soon. We will confirm when we do but they are usually weekday mornings 10.30-12.30pm . Beginners welcome as well as more experienced writers. Lots of exercises, lots of creativity. £12.50 a session. Email to tell us you would like to come.
LOOKING FOR A GIFT FOR A WRITER FRIEND? OR FOR YOURSELF?
63 Writing Tips by Alex Wilson in all good book shops in Bath – £4.99
Mr. B's, Toppings and Waterstones. If you can't see it ask for it! Otherwise buy at one of our workshops.
Six winning short stories on Kindle 'Holding On' by Alex Wilson
Stories about love, loss and relationships.
Download to your Kindle by clicking on this link.
Writing Events Bath is a member of Bath Cultural Forum and you will find our leaflets in the Bath Festivals Box Office. Email to subscribe and hear about our workshops.
Alex and Jude bringing writer's together...
|A GATHERING OF WRITERS - Thank you to Andrew Miller, Lesley Pearse, Nathan Filer, Lindsay Hawdon, Tania Hershman and Debby Holt. All fabolous and too many wonderful feedback emails and tweets to add here - all in aid of Dorothy House Hospice..
WISH YOU WERE HERE! POSTCARD EVENT AT THE BATH LIT FESTIVAL - Thanks to all those who came along to say hello..we got some great postcards and loved being part of the Bath Literary Festival. thanks to the Holburne Museum and to Hall & Woodhouse (and Alex loved the fish finger sandwich!)
CONGRATULATIONS TO TRACY!
Tracy won third prize in the shortest story category as well as publication in the Feb issue of Words with Jam. "I am a published author thanks to that 5/10 minute exercise at the flash fiction workshop with Tania Hershman"
We love getting feedback about our workshops..
and hot off the press is...
A quick line to say how much I enjoyed this mornings session (Keep Writing with Alex and Jude) - it was supportive, informative and challenging - I have been writing all afternoon much to my family's despair! Thank you...HT
Pitch to an Agent with Anne Williams
Thank you for organising this workshop - great, really useful..A.Mc
Flash fiction with Tania Hershman
'Thank you for a lovely and inspiring evening' K.B
Thank you for the superb synopsis workshop with Cornerstones last month. A.S
'Following Emma Newman's wonderful workshop on Social Media organised by your good selves I landed a book deal for my novel, Painting by Numbers' Tom Gillespie
tinyurl.com/7a3cph4 Our warmest congratulations! Book out on 6th September, check out his book page
Feedback from Kindle workshop:
"Thanks so much for putting on such an informative event. Jenni was certainly enthusiastic and inspirational" C.M
"Really enjoyed today, feel confident enough to have a go!" L.D
Latest feedback on Tricia Wastvedt workshop:
It was utterly fantastic. The session on editing for meaning was blooming genius and I can't wait to apply it to my novel. C.A
Mimi Thebo workshop: Thoroughly enjoyed today. RP
I found Mimi's workshop incredibly worthwhile By the end of the morning I began to feel 'Maybe I can actually do this.' C.H
Once I'd overcome my initial fear, it was a very inspiring time! P.I
'Just a note to say how much I enjoyed the workshop I attended on Historical Fiction.These short courses are so valuable not only for the knowledge that the professional writers impart, but also for the opportunity they provide to discuss and learn from other participants' Paul Emanuelli
(and congratulations to Paul on the publication of his book 'Avon Street' - 'A gritty Victorian Thriller which switches between the slums of Avon Street in Bath and high society...'find it in the Guardian Bookshop.