Are you aged 15-18 years and want to discover your ‘creative spark’ through creative writing?
During this 6-week course delivered via Zoom, participants will focus on different weekly elements. The first week will be used to explore prompts and ideas, delving into the many inspirations that can be right in front of us. The remaining 5 weeks will explore Character Creation, Setting, Dialogue, Different Writing Styles, What to do when you get writer’s block, structuring your story and much more.
Allanah Scully is the founder and director of Creative Connections. They offer online courses and classes in Creative Writing, Secondary School English Grinds and Drama to young people and children of all ages and abilities.
All you need in order to attend is the use of a device that can access Zoom. Meeting details will be sent in advance. Participants must be able to attend all workshops.
Dates and Times:
Friday April 30th, 5pm-6pm
Friday May 7th, 5pm-6pm
Friday May 14th, 5pm-6pm
Friday May 21st, 5pm-6pm
Friday May 28th, 5pm-6pm
Friday June 4th, 5pm-6pm
At the end of the 6 weeks, each participant will be given the option to publish their story as an eBook on BorrowBox, the Meath County Council Library Service eBook platform.
These super stories will be available for borrowing and reading for Cruinniú na nÓg on June 12th.
Find out more here