Writing Schedule for 2018

 

Meeting date

Writing subject

Notes

A piece of writing can be a poem/group of poems, a story, a play, an essay, fiction or non-fiction, a chapter from a longer story, letters, or anything else you want to write

2nd January

The Domino Effect

Write a short piece including or alluding to this phrase or idea: maybe with a crime/mystery/detective theme or cause-and-effect theme.

6th February

A Dream Come True

Write a short piece including or alluding to this phrase or idea: maybe with a horror or romantic theme.

6th March

The Shadow

Write a short piece including or alluding to this phrase or idea; maybe with a thriller-type theme, with tension!

3rd April

That’s Life

Write a short piece including or alluding to this phrase or idea; maybe a reflective piece for a magazine or a parody/satire.

1st May

Voyage

Write a short piece including or alluding to this phrase or idea; maybe place-centred, or travel writing.

5th June

Empty Cupboards

Write a short piece including or alluding to this phrase or idea; maybe self-help/psychology or an extract from a journal.

3rd July

A Change of Place

Write a short piece including or alluding to this phrase or idea: about either a physical move or a more psychological one.

7th August

Kismet

Write a short piece including or alluding to this phrase or idea; maybe a comedy or tragedy.

4th September

Thirsting

Write a short piece including or alluding to this phrase or idea; maybe science fiction or speculative fiction.

2nd October

Money Tree

Write a short piece including or alluding to this phrase or idea; maybe a poem/s.

6th November

Rags to Riches

Write a short piece including or alluding to this phrase or idea; maybe a saga demonstrated in short story form, plotted with care!

4th December

Peak Performance

Write a short piece including or alluding to this phrase or idea; maybe with an action/adventure theme with a well-defined character.

 


Meetings start promptly at 7:30. Please bring paper and a pen.
We will have a short writing exercise, a discussion about an aspect of writing,
and a critique of one another’s work.

The deadline to share your work with the group is one week prior to the meeting,
giving everyone a chance to read and make notes.

Questions? Ideas? Suggestions?
Email letchworthwriters@gmail.com

We look forward to seeing you!