Next Start: Tues 6th August 2019, 6pm-8.30pm ... or any time ONLINE. This six week / eight module course is designed for anyone who would like to build their creative writing skills. It's taught in our downtown CBD meeting room, or online, by Commonwealth Writers Prize-winning author John Cranna.
Next Start: 17th Sept, 2019. This 30 week course is for those who would like to write a work of fiction or a memoir. We help you find your own distinctive voice through workshops, exercises and supportive group feedback. The course features workshops by many leading NZ authors. We also match you to an established author for one-on-one mentoring.
This 12 week course, 9 August to 1 Nov 2018, is open to graduates of our 30 Week Fiction Courses, those with a Masters of Creative Writing, or published novelists. It features discussion of student work; workshops by leading editors and successful novelists, including the fiction publisher at Penguin / Random House and the CEO of the Society of Authors.
We offer a professional publication service. This includes editing, layout, design and other steps up to publication stage. Former NZ Listener and Penguin editor Finlay MacDonald will be your guide.