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Foxes' Retreat Novel Writing Course

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About the Course

Foxes' Retreat offers an escape from your usual routine. The change of focus will allow you to tap into your creativity, whilst we provide experiences and activities to enhance your creative writing skills, giving you a space to begin or develop your own project.

This is a 12 week course, running for two hours per week, 10am til 12 noon OR 7 to 9pm. There is a group on Tuesday evenings and one on Thursday mornings.

We will be starting from scratch, and using exercises to build and create your toolbox for writing your novel.

This short course is suitable for those who are on a writing journey already.

Small group (6 places available per group) with lots of supportive discussion and ideas to develop your writing.

You will need to bring a notebook and a pen/pencil.

Please contact us for a relaxed chat about this and to reserve a place, particularly if you are new to writing, or a little nervous at getting going - we are here to encourage, not to judge!

If you will be redeeming a CraftCourses gift voucher on this course, the voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

Small group live teaching of exercises to develop characters and plot for your novel writing toolkit of strategies and techniques.
I have a range of writers, from professional poets and storytellers, to first time writers, and I am used to working with exercises that will stretch the thinking patterns of us all.

What you will need

A notebook, a stable internet connection and a quiet space to work in without distraction for the two hours per week of your course, as well as at other times to develop your writing, in line with your own project ambitions.


Myszka Matthews at Foxes Retreat Limited

This course is taught online

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12 weeks (7:00pm to 9:00pm)

Next available date

12th January 2021

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Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Advanced/pro level
  • Intermediate level
  • Limited mobility
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Wheelchair users

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