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Yesterday, it was our very great pleasure to welcome Kate Riordan (seated centre) to our Bishops Cleeve writing group.  Kate's book has recently been published by Penguin in the UK, with a US release to follow this month. T...
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Professionalism and How to Reduce Rejection
Professionalism If you ever decide to
enter a writing competition, or submit your work for publication in any form,
you will need to present yourself as professionally as possible. So what does
that mean? Do not send anything
out until it is the very best i...
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A Flabby Middle?
This week, the second in our exploration of a
longer short story, we will consider the middle third, the point at which your story may be in danger of sagging. It may
help if you consider your story to have a Three
Act Structure : The Beginning introduces t...
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Happy New Year!
Classes start back this week, Tuesday 6th in Cleeve and Thursday 8th In Tewkesbury - I look forward to seeing you all there!
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This week we had a very special guest at our Bishop's Cleeve class, Jasper (pictured above). Jasper is Derek's guide dog and he came to class to get used to the venue and the group. He has only just begun his training with De...
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Guest Author - Kate Riordan - The Girl in the Photograph
Yesterday, it was our very great pleasure to welcome Kate Riordan (seated centre) to our Bishops Cleeve writing group.  Kate's book has recently been published by Penguin in the UK, with a US release to follow this month. The Girl in the Photograph , descri...
Yesterday, it was our very great pleasure to welcome Kate Riordan (seated centre) to our Bishops Cleeve writing group.  Kate's book has recently been published by Penguin in the UK, with a US release to follow this month. T...
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The End
So,  you've  reached the
final third of your longer short story, the last thousand words, the end. What
must this third act achieve? A good beginning is
vital to hook your reader in. A tight middle section packed with events and
revelations to develop your ...
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A Good Start?
Over the next three weeks we're going to look at
the beginning, middle and end of a short story, each week focussing on one
third of the story, so by the end you should have a two to three thousand word
piece.  Firstly, I would like to dispel the idea of
‘p...
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Merry Christmas to all at Cotswold Creative Writing!

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