Creative Writing WorkshopProgrammes for High School Graduates:

Creative Writing WorkshopTwo Weeks Course

Week 1:

The Craft of Writing

Day 1: Introduction to Creative Writing

    • What is Creative Writing?
    • Elements of a Good Story
    • Finding Inspiration for Writing

Day 2: Writing Fiction: Character Development

    • Creating Compelling Characters
    • Character Arcs and Growth
    • Character Exercises and Analysis

Day 3: Writing Fiction: Plot and Structure

    • Story Structure (Beginning, Middle, End)
    • Plot Development and Conflict
    • Plotting Techniques and Outlining

Day 4: Poetry and Prose: Style and Imagery

    • Writing Poems: Form and Free Verse
    • Figurative Language and Imagery
    • Crafting Vivid Descriptions

Day 5: Writing Creative Nonfiction

    • Exploring Creative Nonfiction Genres (Memoirs, Essays, Journalism)
    • Personal Narrative Writing
    • Blending Facts and Creativity

Week 2:

The Writing Process and Publishing

Day 6: Editing and Revising Your Work

    • Self-Editing Techniques
    • Peer Feedback and Critique
    • Polishing Your Writing

Day 7: Exploring Genres: Fantasy, Mystery, and More

    • Genre-specific Writing Tips
    • World-Building in Fantasy
    • Plotting a Mystery

Day 8: Submitting Your Work to Publishers and Journals

    • Preparing Manuscripts for Submission
    • Finding Literary Agents and Publishers
    • Researching Literary Magazines and Journals

Day 9: Self-Publishing and Online Platforms

    • Self-Publishing Options (eBooks, Print-on-Demand)
    • Building an Author Platform Online
    • Marketing and Promoting Your Work

Day 10: Building a Writing Routine and Community

    • Establishing a Writing Routine
    • Joining Writing Groups and Communities
    • Goal Setting and Future Writing Projects

London Exploration Weekend 1:

Weekend 1: Saturday
  • Morning: Start your London adventure with a hearty breakfast at your accommodation.
  • 10:00 AM: Visit the iconic British Museum to explore history and culture from around the world.
  • 1:00 PM: Enjoy lunch at a nearby café.
  • Afternoon: Take a leisurely stroll through the bustling streets of Covent Garden, known for street performances, shopping, and artisanal treats.
  • 4:00 PM: Visit Westminster Abbey to admire its stunning Gothic architecture.
  • Evening: Have dinner at a traditional British pub to savor classic dishes like fish and chips or a hearty pie.
Weekend 1: Sunday
  • Morning: Enjoy breakfast and then explore the legendary Tower of London, home to the Crown Jewels and centuries of history.
  • 1:00 PM: Have lunch by the picturesque Tower Bridge.
  • Afternoon: Visit the vibrant neighborhood of Shoreditch, known for street art, boutiques, and cool vibes.
  • 4:00 PM: Take a relaxing boat ride along the River Thames, offering stunning views of London landmarks.
  • Evening: Experience London's diverse culinary scene with dinner at a restaurant of your choice.

University Towns and Shopping Weekend 2:

Weekend 2: Saturday
  • Morning: Depart for a day trip to Cambridge, renowned for its prestigious university and beautiful architecture.
  • 11:00 AM: Explore the historic Cambridge University colleges and take a punt ride on the River Cam.
  • 1:00 PM: Enjoy lunch at a charming riverside café.
  • Afternoon: Visit the Fitzwilliam Museum to appreciate its extensive art collection
  • Evening: Return to London and have dinner at a cozy restaurant in your neighborhood.
Weekend 2: Sunday
  • Morning: Depart for Oxford, another world-famous university city with stunning buildings and lush gardens.
  • 10:00 AM: Take a guided tour of the Bodleian Library and Radcliffe Camera.
  • 1:00 PM: Relish a traditional English lunch in the heart of Oxford.
  • Afternoon: Explore the charming Oxford Botanic Garden and the Ashmolean Museum.
  • Evening: Return to London and spend your last night exploring the vibrant nightlife of the city

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