PENRITH – #WriteMentor Writing Weekend Workshops
£25.00 – £200.00
25th and 26th January 2020
£200 for 2 full days (includes 1-2-1 for free)
£100 for 1 full day
£50 for single AM or PM session
£25 for 1-2-1 session (note: you must buy a session ticket to do this)
SAT AM: Workshop One: Reimagining fairy tales (writing new stories inspired by fairy tales and folklore)
SAT PM: Workshop Two: Using landscapes in stories (using nature to inspire and give atmosphere to your writing)
SAT PM: 1-2-1s: Alice Broadway
SUN AM: Workshop Three: Self editing (getting your manuscript submission ready)
SUN PM: Workshop Four: Plotting points (use of key events when plotting and editing )
Inclusive of the following:
- jugs of chilled water, sweets, notepads and pencils on the tables and in-room air conditioning control.
- restaurant lunch
- unlimited access to our conference café area. In addition to being a relaxing networking area for delegates to break from the meeting room with pedestal chairs and tables, this area offers a selection of bean to cup coffees and speciality teas, plenty of fresh fruit, a selection of nibbles, biscuits and a range of sweet treats in the afternoon.
- High Speed Wifi
Sophie Anderson grew up with stories in her blood, from her mother, who is a writer, to her Prussian grandmother, whose own storytelling inspired The House with Chicken Legs.
Born in Swansea but now living in the Lake District with her family, Sophie loves walking, canoeing and daydreaming. Her dream is to create stories that help children to explore the world and fall in love with its beautiful diversity.
Sophie is represented by Gemma Cooper of The Bent Agency. Her debut novel The House with Chicken Legs published in 2018 with Usborne in the UK and Scholastic in the US. Rights have also sold in China, Croatia, Germany, Iran, Italy, Korea, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Taiwan, Ukraine and Vietnam.
North Lakes Hotel & Spa
ULLSWATER ROAD, PENRITH, CA11 8QT
2 full days (includes 1-2-1 for free), 1 full day Saturday, 1 full day Sunday, 1-2-1