The Writers Toolbox
Session 1: The Writer’s Toolbox
(Led by Alex Bowyer, assisted by Lorrie Beauchamp)
A practical refresher on some of the basic tools & techniques a writer has on hand, including show-but-don’t-tell, shitty first drafts, good use of adjectives, and more.
To enrol, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
First Meeting: Thursday 13th September. 6pm-8pm, 420 Rue Guy
Welcoming new members. Theory & Practical exercises on a writer’s tools. An assignment will be set.
Meeting 2: 27th September. 6pm-8pm, 420 Rue Guy
Reading out 2nd/3rd drafts for the assignment. Giving each other feedback.
Meeting 3: 11th October. Montreal Storytellers Guild
Thursday October 11th - 6.45pm for 7pm, until 9pm
Westmount Library (directions here: http://www.westlib.org/library/page.cfm?Section_ID=11&Menu_Item_ID=25)
Meeting 4: 25th October. 6pm-8pm, 420 Rue Guy
Writing workshop – bring your own writing dilemmas or questions. Also we will be finalizing our assignments and we hop that everyone will feel ready to publish their work on our site!