Short Story Lab I: Starting your story… with Maria Thomas


The first in Maria Thomas’s series of workshops for budding and practicing short story writers.

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A fun, practical workshop for writers who want to begin writing a short story and need support and motivation to get started. Test your ideas and learn how to write a compelling opening that provides a subtle roadmap for the story.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this workshop, participants should be able to:

●  Test ideas for short fiction with confidence

●  Draft a compelling opening to a short story

●  Give and receive constructive feedback with sensitivity

●  Use constructive feedback to revise a draft