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Writing Workshops

WRITER’S TOOLKIT COURSES
Number 8 Community Arts Centre, Pershore, Worcs 

Workshops take place from 10.00 – 12.00 in the atmospheric  Abbey Room of the Arts Centre.  Tea, coffee, biscuits – and inspiration – are provided.  To request a booking form or to book a place, please contact Sue  on 01386 446477 or email: sue.r.johnson@outlook.com

2020 

Friday 7th February

Friday 6th March

Friday 3rd April

Friday 1st May

Friday 5th June

Friday 3rd July

Friday 7th August

Friday 4th September

Friday 2nd October

Friday 6th November

Friday 4th December (tbc)

I am delighted to be working with Joy Thomas in Gloucester.

RIGHT TO WRITE WORKSHOPS – TESCO – ST OSWALDS ROAD, GLOUCESTER

10.30 – 12.30 – cost £8.00. (This includes tea, coffee and biscuits).

2020

Wednesday 12th February

Wednesday 11th March

Wednesday 8th April

Wednesday 13th May

Wednesday 10th June

Wednesday 8th July

Wednesday 12th August

Wednesday 9th September

Wednesday 14th October

Wednesday 11th November

Wednesday 9th December

Cost £8.00 per workshop.

For further information and to book a place, please email me via the contacts page on this website.

RIGHT TO WRITE WORKSHOPS – TEWKESBURY LIBRARY

SECOND TUESDAY OF THE MONTH – 10.30 – 12.30. 

Joy Thomas and I are starting monthly workshops in Tewkesbury Library starting on Tuesday 11th February at 10.30. The cost will be £8 per person. Please get in touch – email sue.r.johnson@outlook.com – if you would like to join us.

LOVE WORCESTER HERITAGE FESTIVAL 2020 –A WRITING JOURNEY: WRITING WORKSHOP – WORCESTER CATHEDRAL – SATURDAY 15th FEBRUARY 2020 – 10.30 a.m. – 1.30 p.m.

Find inspiration at a creative writing workshop with Sue Johnson – poet, short story writer and novelist. The workshop is for all fiction writers from experienced to those who have been afraid to try so far! Tickets £20 from www.eventbrite.co.uk

TALKS 

Talks on offer include ‘Where do Stories Come From?’, ‘The Writer’s Notebook’ and ‘A Novel’s Journey.’  If you are a writing group, I can tailor a workshop to suit your requirements – just ask. Contact me on 01386 446477 for further details or email sue.r.johnson@outlook.com

*NEW TALKS AVAILABLE:

‘Synaesthesia – an explanation.’

‘1816 – the year without a summer.’

‘Threads – spinning the web of time’

I am also available for poetry readings.

 

CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOPS WITH SUE JOHNSON AT BROADWAY TOWER BARN

(Broadway Tower is on the A44 Evesham/Moreton-in-Marsh route one mile south-east of Broadway, Worcs WR12 7LB) Follow the signs to the Tower Barn).

Wednesday 17th June 2020 – Create a Short Story Workshop – 10.00 – 13.00

Come and join local writer Sue Johnson to find out how to create believable characters, atmospheric settings and intriguing situations. Sue will give tips on how to generate ideas, develop interesting plot twists and craft a good story. Sue is published as a poet, short story writer and novelist. She is a Writing Magazine Creative Writing Tutor. Further details of her work can be found at www.writers-toolkit.co.uk This workshop is for all levels of writer – from the more experienced to those who have always wanted to try it.

The cost of the workshop is £24 to include tea/coffee and cake.





 

Tuesday 28th July 2020 – Poetry & Flash Fiction Workshop – 10.00 – 13.00

Come and join local writer Sue Johnson and have fun creating poems and flash fiction (very short stories). Many of Sue’s flash fictions have grown into longer stories and scenes from novels. Sue will give suggestions as to how to develop your work and possible markets for it. Sue is a Writing Magazine Creative Writing Tutor. Further details of her work can be found at www.writers-toolkit.co.uk This workshop is for all levels of writer – from the more experienced to those who have always wanted to try.

The cost of the workshop is £24 to include tea/coffee and cake.





 

Wednesday 16th September – First Steps in Novel Writing – 10.00 – 13.00

Local writer Sue Johnson gives tips on how to start and finish a novel – and all the steps in between! Research shows that for every novel started, only one is completed. Make sure yours is the one. Sue is published as a poet, short story writer and novelist. She is a Writing Magazine Creative Writing Tutor. Further details of her work can be found at www.writers-toolkit.co.uk This workshop is for all levels of writer – from the more experienced to those who have always dreamed of writing a novel.

The cost of the workshop is £24 to include tea/coffee and cake.