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June 2019

IN DEPTH OVER TWO DAYS: Debbie Richardson’s “Promote Your Book on a Budget”

8th June @ 9:00am - 9th June @ 4:00pm
Club Sapphire, 119 Main Street
Merimbula, NSW 2548 Australia
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Following on from Debbie Richardson's earlier (but shorter) workshop on the 18th May, the Writers of the Far South Coast (WFSC) are offering limited places to a weekend intensive to delve into the nitty-gritty of self-promotion providing far more detail, examples and hands-on opportunities to level-up your own promotion skills. To read about her earlier workshop: https://www.writersfsc.org.au/e/may-2019 Thank you to everyone who attending the "Promoting on a budget" session. Marketing is about getting your book into the hands of readers.…

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June Morning Session

15th June @ 10:00am - 12:00pm
Tura Marrang Library & Community Centre, Tura Beach Drive
Tura Beach, NSW 2548 Australia
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June Workshop: Brad Barker – “Writing: Clear, Concise and Correct”

15th June @ 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Tura Marrang Library & Community Centre, Tura Beach Drive
Tura Beach, NSW 2548 Australia
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This workshop will be at the Tura Library on the 15th June (Third Saturday) Brad Barker has maintained a passion for effective speaking and writing; an abiding love of literary and effective prose writing; and a strong aversion to clumsy, obscure, ungrammatical and stilted communication. avoiding ambiguity choosing the right word clarity and conciseness words commonly confused (e.g. affect, effect; disinterested and uninterested) basic grammatical issues elements of style Brad Barker was Mr Barker to his high school students in…

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July 2019

July Workshop: Linda Godfrey – “Short, Sharp, Sweet Writing Exercises”

20th July @ 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Club Sapphire, 119 Main Street
Merimbula, NSW 2548 Australia
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$10 – $15

By the end of this hands-on class, you will have a series of short pieces of writing that you can use separately or combine into a short story, prose or a poem. Bring a pen & paper and the willingness to write long hand.

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July Morning Session

20th July @ 10:00am - 12:00pm
Club Sapphire, 119 Main Street
Merimbula, NSW 2548 Australia
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Free
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5th Winter Writers Retreat

26th July @ 4:00pm - 28th July @ 2:00pm
Club Sapphire, 119 Main Street
Merimbula, NSW 2548 Australia
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In 2019, the WFSC will be holding our fifth retreat. Have a look at the website from last year. It'll get updated soon for the upcoming retreat and tickets will be on sale from early February. https://retreat.writersfsc.org.au

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August 2019

August Workshop: “WordPress for Writers” by Amanda Dalziel

17th August @ 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Club Sapphire, 119 Main Street
Merimbula, NSW 2548 Australia
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$10 – $15

Book online or pay cash at the workshop Writing is more than just books. If you're an author, about to release your next book, you need your audience eager to line up at the checkout. You need to give them a taste, a glimpse, at who you are. You need to write. WordPress is far more than a blogging platform. 35% of all websites are built on top of WordPress and they might not utilise blogs - but as writers,…

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August Morning Session

17th August @ 10:00am - 12:00pm
Club Sapphire, 119 Main Street
Merimbula, NSW 2548 Australia
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Free
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September 2019

September Writers Workshop: “Get Schooled on Short Stories” by Greg Ferguson

21st September @ 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Club Sapphire, 119 Main Street
Merimbula, NSW 2548 Australia
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$10 – $50

Let’s begin a 1,200 word short story. Initially, writers will endeavour to write a sophisticated opening paragraph with a range of writing devices. The target audience will be imaginary HSC markers! Preceding the above will be a familiarisation of the marking criteria and potential writing techniques. The latter will be demonstrated via the exploration of three texts that also illustrate the significance and role of setting. Greg Ferguson is a former high school teacher who taught English, history and drama…

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September Morning Session

21st September @ 10:00am - 12:00pm
Club Sapphire, 119 Main Street
Merimbula, NSW 2548 Australia
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Free
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