20 words for 2020 – deadline July 1st!

***An opportunity for FWS members only*** Join for free on this website.. The FWS Scriever, Charlie Gracie, invites Federation members to submit a 20-word story entitled “20 Words for 2020.” You may submit one story ONLY containing 20 words on any subject via email to dandj@harleycs.plus.com. Entries will be given a number and forwarded onContinue reading “20 words for 2020 – deadline July 1st!”

Olga Wojtas on short stories

The FWS Scriever Olga Wojtas has kindly made the notes she used for the May 3rd workshop in Dundee available to us. So here they are! Using Real Life As A Short Story Prompt Basing a short story on your own experience can be tricky, because you tend to be over-influenced by what actually happened.Continue reading “Olga Wojtas on short stories”

FWS Writing Workshop: Dundee, with Olga Wojtas

FRIDAY 3 MAY 2019 FROM 2.00PM TO 4.00PM THE CENTRAL LIBRARY –WELLGATE SHOPPING CENTRE,DUNDEE Our Federation Scriever is going on a road trip to Dundee. Join Olga Wojtas for a practical workshop on short story writing. Starting off with a free-write, it will help you use your own experiences to get the creative process started. ToContinue reading “FWS Writing Workshop: Dundee, with Olga Wojtas”