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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

APRIL AND MAY WORKSHOPS ARE CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK 

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

THESE WORKSHOPS ARE SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

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 now running monthly workshops in Tewkesbury Library on the second Tuesday of the month from 10.30 – 12.30. The cost is £8 per person. Please get in touch – email sue.r.johnson@outlook.com – if you would like to join us.

THESE WORKSHOPS ARE SUSPENDED AT THE MOMENT DUE TO CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK. WE WILL RESUME AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.

 

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

THE JUNE AND JULY WORKSHOPS ARE CANCELLED DUE TO COVID 19.

I AM KEEPING EVERYTHING CROSSED THAT WE WILL BE ABLE TO RUN THE SEPTEMBER WORKSHOP.

 

(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.