Short Story Fiction Masterclass

Great stories entertain readers in the most gripping ways, whilst communicating truths about the world.
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In this live online workshop, Katy Darby, one of the industry's best tutors, will give you the skills and knowledge required to start building your own stories.

ENROLL
DATES
Thursdays 6-8pm on 14th, 21st, 28th April
DURATION
3 weeks
FORMAT
ONLINE
TIME COMMITTMENT
6 HOURS
SPECIALISATION
CREATIVE WRITING
PRICE
£135 LIMITED TIME OFFER £99

Overview

In this live online workshop, led by University lecturer, novelist and short story publisher Katy Darby, you will understand what makes an effective short story, how to build a character, outline a plot, and use description in a way that will absorb your reader. You will also learn about the market for short stories and ways to publish your own short fiction.

Outcomes

By the end of this course, you'll learn:
- How to come up with a short story idea, and outline a plot;
- How to describe and evoke character and setting;
- How and where to submit your short fiction for publication

Course Structure

Lesson 1: Thursday 14th April - Ideas and Storytelling
Lesson 2: Thursday 21st April - Building Great Characters and Settings
Lesson 3: Thursday 28th April - Polishing and Submitting
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Certificate

Upon sucessful completion of the course, each student will be awarded a certificate of completion.

What people have said

Katy's short story fiction workshop gave me the tools and confidence to get working on my stories.

Kishan Shah, Spoken Thiiird
Sanjay Kundalia
Web Comic creator

Tutors(s)

Katy Darby

Katy is a University Lecturer in Creative writing, author, editor and publisher. She is Module Leader on the MA in Creative Writing & Publishing at City, University of London.

She is co-founder and Director of the award-winning live fiction event Liars' League.

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