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LoveLit online writing workshops

Writing Workshops Chesterfield Library

Writers in Derbyshire are being offered the opportunity to sign up for online workshops organised by an Arts Derbyshire project, LoveLit.

The autumn programme aims to support writers writing for fun or profit and offers a range of subjects ranging from writing a ghost story to plotting a novel or how to gain an agent to represent you.

Workshops are priced at £12 to £14 and last between 90 minutes and 2 hours. Early booking is advised as workshops get booked up quickly.

5 September 2020 – 10.30am to midday
‘Writing Psychological Thrillers’ with Sophie Draper

16 September 2020, 7.30pm to 9pm
‘Structuring your Novel’ with Joanna Courtney

26 September 2020, 10.30am to midday
‘Editing’ with Sophie Draper

30 September 2020, 7.30pm to 9pm
‘Putting the Story into History – Writing Historical Fiction’ with Joanna Courtney

8 October 2020, 7pm to 9pm
‘Writing Ghost Stories’ with Alex Davis

17 October 2020, 10.30am to midday
‘Submitting to Agents’ with Sophie Draper

21 October 2020, 7.30pm to 9pm
‘The Art of a Good Plot’ with Joanna Courtney

Book via Eventbrite here

The workshops have been organised by LoveLit, an Arts Derbyshire project that Derbyshire County Council fund and support.

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  • Online workshops


  • 10:30am - 12noon 'Editing' with Sophie Draper
  • 7:30pm - 9pm 'Putting the Story into History – Writing Historical Fiction' with Joanna Courtney
  • 7pm - 9pm ‘Writing Ghost Stories' with Alex Davis
  • 10:30am - 12noon 'Submitting to Agents' with Sophie Draper
  • 7:30pm - 9pm 'The Art of a Good Plot' with Joanna Courtney


  • £12-£14

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