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Creative Writing Courses

Everything there is to know about our creative writing courses in Bristol.
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About Our Creative Writing Courses

Our courses are designed to ignite your passion for writing and unleash the boundless power of your creativity. Whether you’re a beginner eager to explore the world of writing or an experienced wordsmith looking to enhance your skills, these courses will take you on a transformative journey through the realms of fiction, poetry, and non-fiction.

Courses on Offer

We have creative writing courses and workshops to suit everyone.

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Creative Writing Group

A monthly, tutor-led, creative writing group designed for learners who wish to gain feedback and encouragement to keep them on the path to finishing a piece of fiction.
—  Monthly or Weekly, Tutor-led, Writing Clinic

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A Beginner’s Guide to Writing Fiction

This course will get your creative juices flowing! If you have always wanted to write but were never sure how to, this course will demystify the process. Make a start now.
— Beginner Level, Wednesdays

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Writing Short Stories

Writing short stories helps you discover your writing voice. This course is designed to show you the art of writing short stories and to submit them for publication.
— Beginner to Intermediate Level, Wednesdays

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Saturday Creative Writing

Creative writing courses on the weekend for intermediate to advance writers. Suitable for those who would rather write in the weekend.
— Intermediate to Advanced Level, Saturday

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Here is what our happy learners have to say about our courses.

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Carolyn Lewis Creative Writing Tutor

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Need more information regarding our creative writing courses? You can call us on 0117 903 8844, email or visit us in person at Stoke Lodge. Office hours applies.

Stoke Lodge Adult Learning Centre
Shirehampton Road, Bristol, BS9 1BN

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