Unleash Your Inner Author: A Novel Writing Workshop


Embark on a transformative journey through the art and craft of novel writing! Join us for an immersive one-day workshop designed to equip you with the tools and techniques needed to bring your literary dreams to life.



Sunday 12th May. £35 per person 11.15pm -5pm

The agenda:

1 – Planning

A) Where ideas come from

B) Structure and pacing (it’s all about the beats)

C) The pantster, the planner and a hybrid planner -pros and cons.

D) Chapter construction – methods to provide variety.

E) The Fleming way

F) Vomit drafts

G) The conversation method

H) Maintaining momentum

I) The edit trap

J) AI – modern tools to inspire, break writers block and give you a steer

2 – 2nd drafts

A) editing

B) drafting

C) structure and pacing

D) the value of beta readers

3 – End game – polishing your work to completion.

A) stages of proof reading

B) tools to get you to the finish line

The course is run by Vincent Formosa, author of 8 novels. With more in development.