Whether you are staring at a blank page and need inspiration to proceed or you’re polishing your work for publication, Write Your Passion, will strengthen your skills, light your path and energize you to make a move.
ABOUT THE COURSE
Have you thought of writing a Non-Fiction book? Or you’ve written one you’re not entirely proud of? Or thought of professionalizing your writing?
This course is tailored specifically for you; to inform and give your writing a unique perspective. We will illustrate practical skills of writing compelling and informative Creative Non-Fiction and walk with you towards achieving your goal through practical Case Studies and easy to follow guidelines. This course will guide you through the process of understanding the essential elements of Creative Non-Fiction Writing, the writing process, polishing your script to publishable standards and post-writing needs to make your writing achieve its purpose. It will also help you identify opportunities in Non-Fiction Writing and ways through which you can sell your work.
Course Period: 5 weeks of flexible focus on your writing
Course Dates: October 2019 Intensives (Every Saturday of October and the first Saturday of November)
Delivery methodology: Case Studies, Practical Presentations, Guest writers visit, Individual engagements & Study Materials, Group work,
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU? Yes, if…
Course contents and dates:
Week 1: 5th Oct:
Part I: Introduction: Where to begin, Steps towards telling your story
Part II: Inspired to Write?
story (next class activity)
Week 2: 12th Oct
Part I: The Road Less Traveled: options it takes to tell your story Types of Non-writing
Part II: It’s time to Write Image in Narrative; the picture tells the story
Week 3: 19th Oct
Part I: The Unknown yet inevitable (Editing)
Part II: Address by Published Writer
Week 4: 26th Oct
The Practical Writer
(Practical Guidance and presentations)
Week 5: 2nd Nov
Part I: The Publishing Laboratory
Part II: The Intangibles-Take-a ways that can’t be measured
THE POWER TO WRITE: WHAT’S WRITTEN NEXT IS UP TO YOU
Why Writers Guild Kenya
Whether you want to experiment with writing for yourself or you’d wish to publish professionally, we have worked with writers from both extremes and we have carefully packed this course to suit your needs.
How do I benefit from the training?
a) You will get a certificate at the end of the training.
b) You can secure writing jobs with us or our partners.
c) We will link you with clients in your areas of interest.
d) You can get published with us if you so wish.
e) We can help you market your work.
f) We will expose you to writing platforms.
g) You will get free writing consultancy within the course period.
Ksh.39, 000 (Payable in Instalments)
A/C Name: The Writers Guild Kenya
A/C Number; 1170473326
Kenya Commercial Bank (Kipande Road)
Ac No: 226315
AC Name: Write (Your Name) i.e Write Victor
What we will provide
Dressing: Formal casual.
N/B: We can refund half the fee paid only after the first class should you discover this is not for you.