• Story Structure 101

  • Sat, 18-07-2020 at 10:00
  • HOURS Space
    10 Colston Yard
    BS1 5BD Bristol
Story Structure 101 - HOURS Space - Bristol

Learn to structure your stories so that you can craft fantastic fiction without losing the plot.Story Structure 101A half-day workshop focusing on story structureHOURS Space, Bristol BS1 5BDSaturday 18th July 2020 10am-2pm - £45(email hellowriteclub@gmail.com for student/low wage discount)In this session, we'll examine traditional story structures, including the hero's journey and you'll explore how to apply these to your own work. You'll find out how to enjoy plotting, playing with structure and how to use it to build tension, to engage, surprise and delight your readers.This day is ideal if you:-are totally terrified of plotting.-want to get to grips with the shape of your stories.-are keen to work on fiction or memoir.-want to understand how you can use narrative structure as a supportive tool.-are excited about getting new (or old!) stories plotted and ready to write.There will be time for writing built into the day, as well as opportunities to collaborate, share and enjoy new each other's work.Writers at all stages of their journey are welcome. Suitable for new writers as well as those with novels to their names.Booking essential.About your workshop facilitator:Alison Powell runs creativity workshops at universities, schools and festivals around the world. She is an award winning writer, published in various anthologies and magazines and holds an MA in Creative Writing from Bath Spa.She believes that everyone has the right to express themselves in writing and runs sessions that support new writers to find their voice. Her passion for poetry and story along with her enthusiasm for helping people find the best in themselves are reflected in her lively and open presentation style. She will do her very best to ensure that you find new ideas and go away from this workshop feeling inspired and ready to write.