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Procrastinating Writers - Procrastinate No More!

Are you a ‘non-practising’ writer? Has a lack of time, energy or self-belief stopped you from starting and completing your writing project? Are you trapped within a writer’s block or stuck writing/re-writing the same old chapter? But importantly, have you noticed how discipline alone will not help? Whatever your writing issue, you’re not alone; many writers (both amateur and professional) feel the same level of frustration when not able to follow through with a promise to... [More]
$142 Limited inc GST / $¤,128
Procrastinating Writers - Procrastinate No More!

<p>Are you a ‘non-practising’ writer? Has a lack of time, energy or self-belief stopped you from starting and completing your writing project? Are you trapped within a writer’s block or stuck writing/

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Be A Poet – Introduction to Poetry Writing

This short course will introduce you to both the techniques and genres of poetry to unpack styles and approaches to writing poetry. Focus will be on writing poetry in a variety of genres and upon a number of subjects to find your ‘voice’ and style; so come along and learn how to ‘be a poet’. SUGGESTED READING Studying Poetry, Barry Spurr, 1997, Macmillan Education Pty Ltd Poetry an introduction Michael Myer, 2004/2007/2010/2013, Bedford/St Martins COURSE OUTLINE Introduction to... [More]
$107 Limited inc GST / $¤96
Be A Poet – Introduction to Poetry Writing

<p>This short course will introduce you to both the techniques and genres of poetry to unpack styles and approaches to writing poetry. Focus will be on writing poetry in a variety of genres and upon a

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Grammar for Writers

As any wordsmith knows, grammar forms the foundation for writing success. This unique course, focused on the twelve sentence templates, reveals how to draft and craft any grammatically correct sentence, whether plain and lucid or thrilling and forceful. On completing this course, students, professionals, and writers of every skill and status will have enhanced their sentential potential, while mastering the art of stringing words together to produce sophisticated sentences –... [More]
$107 Limited inc GST / $¤96
Grammar for Writers

<p>As any wordsmith knows, grammar forms the foundation for writing success. This unique course, focused on the twelve sentence templates, reveals how to draft and craft any grammatically correct

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The Nine Parts of Speech

Anyone who wants to draft good sentences has to know the building blocks of the English language. We decide on the ‘content’ parts of speech – nouns, pronouns, adjectives, verbs and adverbs; link them with conjunctions, connectives and prepositions; and add emphasis by using interjections. Discover easy ways to solve the common problems that professional writers and editors encounter. We systematically study each part of speech and complete three exercises. Please bring a blue, red... [More]
$132 Limited inc GST / $¤,119
The Nine Parts of Speech

<p>Anyone who wants to draft good sentences has to know the building blocks of the English language. We decide on the ‘content’ parts of speech – nouns, pronouns, adjectives, verbs and adverbs; link

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Synopsis Writing: Wowing them with your Synopsis and Logline

Ask any publisher/producer – it’s your logline and synopsis that determines whether your book or script gets read, but the process of writing a scintillating summary of your work is difficult. Nowadays, writing coaches ask writers to draft a logline and synopsis before they start work, as it helps to anchor the writing process. Whether you’re starting or finishing your writing, come learn the art of synopsis writing. COURSE OUTLINE *The science behind logline and synopsis writing,... [More]
$122 Limited inc GST / $¤,110
Synopsis Writing: Wowing them with your Synopsis and Logline

<p>Ask any publisher/producer – it’s your logline and synopsis that determines whether your book or script gets read, but the process of writing a scintillating summary of your work is difficult.

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Journal & Memoir Writing

There is an art to journal and memoir writing that lifts it from the banal to the sublime. Spend a day learning how to write meaningful and creative journals and memoirs. Explore styles of writing that best reflect your thoughts and experiences and which will make for useful reading and future satisfying reflections. COURSE OUTLINE Read and review and analyse model examples of a variety of journal and memoir styles Unpack writing styles – examining tone, tense, use of imagery and... [More]
$107 Limited inc GST / $¤96
Journal & Memoir Writing

<p>There is an art to journal and memoir writing that lifts it from the banal to the sublime. Spend a day learning how to write meaningful and creative journals and memoirs. Explore styles of writing

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The Creative Writing Laboratory

The creative writing laboratory will suit beginners and those who have written before. Using practical exercises to capture the emotional and physical landscape of your writing, you’ll discover or rediscover your own writing voice, whilst learning more about structure and style. If you wish, there will be opportunities to read your work to the group for feedback. COURSE OUTLINE Clarify your idea by drafting tagline, logline and synopsis (and a poem). Strengthen your writing via... [More]
$189 Limited inc GST / $¤,170
The Creative Writing Laboratory

<p>The creative writing laboratory will suit beginners and those who have written before. Using practical exercises to capture the emotional and physical landscape of your writing, you’ll discover or

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Write Yourself out of an Emotional Funk

We go through our busy lives often worrying about our current challenges be it in our career, relationships, parenting or goals for the future. We may not feel quite at ease or content. Our thoughts drift in and out as we get on with the tasks of daily living but we never quite shift the feeling of confusion. How can we pin down our thoughts and make sense of them? Writing our thoughts and feelings down can capture and crystallize them and liberate us from confusion. We can build a... [More]
$107 Limited inc GST / $¤96
Write Yourself out of an Emotional Funk

<p>We go through our busy lives often worrying about our current challenges be it in our career, relationships, parenting or goals for the future. We may not feel quite at ease or content. Our

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Construction of English: Phrases, Clauses, Sentences and Paragraphs

Once we know the nine parts of speech, we can successfully construct phrases, clauses, sentences and paragraphs. If we can’t identify the subject, verb/s and predicate or distinguish a statement from a question, how can we write eloquently by manipulating the elements of English? Come and discover easy ways to solve the common problems that professional writers and editors encounter, by systematically studying each element of English and completing four exercises. Please bring a... [More]
$132 Limited inc GST / $¤,119
Construction of English: Phrases, Clauses, Sentences and Paragraphs

<p>Once we know the nine parts of speech, we can successfully construct phrases, clauses, sentences and paragraphs. If we can’t identify the subject, verb/s and predicate or distinguish a statement

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Rhetorical Devices for Authors and Orators

Civilization is today witnessing the age of all things rhetorical – of style triumphing over substance. To survive in this peacock-eat-peacock world, authors and orators must grasp and master the ancient secret of stylistic success, tapping into the same power source that continues to energize the expressions of Julius Caesar, Abraham Lincoln, or even Jedi Master Yoda. This is the timeless force of rhetorical devices, or figures of speech. In this fun course, writing teacher Ramy... [More]
$107 Limited inc GST / $¤96
Rhetorical Devices for Authors and Orators

<p>Civilization is today witnessing the age of all things rhetorical – of style triumphing over substance. To survive in this peacock-eat-peacock world, authors and orators must grasp and master the

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