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The Prison

(www.duchysquare.org).

Feedback and comments include:

"A well rounded, informative and inspirational class, which gave us the tools to develop the skills required for historical fiction." (C. Harrison)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

    

Celebrating Historical Fiction - Tavistock Town Hall 24/3/2011

 

 

 

 

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·          Tavistock and the Tamar Valley’s 19th century mining heritage” is an historical fiction writing workshop run by Myfanwy Cook features editor of the Historical Novels Review (www.historicalnovelsociety.org) and author of ‘Historical Fiction Writing a practical guide and tool-kit’ . The workshop is aimed at providing aspiring writers with the opportunity to experiment with the skills needed to write engaging historical fiction based on local historical facts. (Saturday 25th October. Tavistock Library, Plymouth Rd, at 2pm. A free event for over 18s including a free work pack. Booking is essential, contact 01822 612218 or email tavistock.library@devon.gov.uk .

·          “Medieval mayhem and murder at Tavistock’s Benedictine Abbey” is a practical historical fiction writing workshop run by Myfanwy Cook features editor of the Historical Novels Review (www.historicalnovelsociety.org), and author of ‘Historical Fiction Writing a practical guide and tool-kit’ .The workshop is aimed at introducing aspiring writers of historical crime fiction to the delights of combining local heritage and history with murder most foul! (Sunday 26th October. Bedford Hotel at 10.00am. A free event for over 18s including a free work pack. Booking is essential email tavistockheritagefestival2014@gmail.com or contact 01822 615610 to book a place.

                                                                                              

May 2011 - Historical Fact into Historical Fiction

Ivybridge Library

"Absolutely Brilliant! Thank you."

(Fiona S.)

"Brilliant! Very useful, interesting would like more!"

(AMR)

"Excellent! Would love more sessions."

(Nigel T.)

Editing workshop, January 2011 -"Brilliant!" (Marion Elmes)

 

STORYTELLING - Saturday the 9th of October, 2010

Feedback:

"Lots of tips on creating good, atmospheric stories and the purpose of stories to impart learning and info.”

“It was relaxed + fun and inspired my confidence. More creative workshops please!" (N.W.)