Masterclass: The Whole Writing Process in One Go (Online)

Starting out | Fiction
One of a series of ten intensive, impactful masterclasses from Faber Academy's Director of Fiction.

After eleven years directing our flagship Writing a Novel course, and helping over one hundred students gain publication deals, Richard Skinner has developed our new series of ten masterclasses. Covering the essential elements of fiction in his fullest, most impactful workshops, this series is perfect if you’re looking to sharpen your skills, improve particular elements of your writing, or aren’t able to commit to one of our longer courses.

From a ‘zero’ draft, through rewriting and drafting, then editing, titling and pitching a piece of writing – all in one 2.5-hour session.

13th December 2021

Availability: In stock

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6.30 p.m: Welcome and introductions

6.45 – 7.45 p.m: You will begin this long writing exercise by learning how to re-order time and bury secrets in your material.

7.45 – 8.00 p.m: Break

8.00 – 9.00 p.m: Continuing with this long writing exercise, you will learn how to edit, title & pitch your piece of writing.

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Richard Skinner is a novelist, poet and critic. His most recent book, The Mirror, was described...

"There's no point staring at a blank page waiting for inspiration to strike - to get your creative muscles working you need to start writing, reviewing and sharing your work."

Helen Shipman