Online: Nourishing Your Novel from Home Booster Programme with Sarah Moore Fitzgerald
Time: 6.00pm - 9.00pm
Duration: 5 weeks
Cost: €225/€203 members
Course Level: Beginner/Emerging
All Irish Writers Centre remote courses take place on Irish Standard Time (GMT)
Please note: This is a booster programme for participants of Sarah Moore Fitzgerald's "Nourish Your Novel from Home" course
Session 2: Advanced creative habits and insights with a particular focus on writing brilliant characters in vivid settings
Session 3: Writing together, keeping ourselves focused, making progress and checking in: a three hour structured writing blitz
Session 4: Grit and resilience – responding to disappointment, rejection, doldrums and knockbacks.
Session 5: Learning from the greats – extracting lessons from our favourite books to enhance and developing our own writing
Course Outcomes: By the end of the programme participants will have learned about effective approaches to writing more regularly, creatively and proficiently within limited time frames, and will have learned to pursue a novel project with more pleasure, focus and success.
What Sarah's students have said of her courses:
'Learning from Sarah has been one of the best creative experiences of my life.'
'Sarah’s sessions have meant a great deal to me and made a huge difference to my writing and my approach to it.'
'Sarah is practical and inspiring, supportive and encouraging and really helps writers to think through their approach in ways that have had lasting effects on my own practice.'
On Sarah’s novels:
Back to Blackbrick
This beautifully-written time-slip novel explores memory loss, grief and famil
Anne Turnbill, The Historical Novel Society
A pitch perfect book that had me hooked from the first page and refused to let go
Loralei Haylock, The Book Bag
The Apple Tart of Hope
This novel has hidden powers
A moving and poignant tale about the redemptive power of friendship
The List of Real Things
Completely beguiling and funny and tender and wise
A Strange Kind of Brave
This wonderful author has done it again
Mary Brigid Turner
Gripping with an incredible twist that you simply won’t see coming