Creative Writing Courses

Our online creative writing courses are designed and delivered by published, award-winning authors who are also experienced teachers and editors. 

Whether you’re an absolute beginner or have already written many stories, our online creative writing courses can help you take your writing to the next level and become a more confident writer. Discounts are available on our courses for members of our Community. See all the membership packages here.

PLEASE NOTE:

We are in the process of moving all of our courses to our new Online Community website so, for the moment, only the courses already transferred are available for booking and these are shown below.

The courses running on our new community site are currently only chargeable in USD but will be updated to GBP soon once the platform launches this facility.

If you’re not already a member of the community, buying a course running on this platform will also give you access to our lively, friendly and supportive community where we hold lots of live online events designed to help you develop your writing.

Any questions before booking, email us and we’ll be happy to help!


Novel Writing Courses

The Novel Creator:
A Mentored Course
Start Your Novel


Our year-long, fully mentored course will show you the tools novelist use and help you write, edit and pitch your novel. Includes detailed editorial feedback on the draft you write and agent introductions. Spaces limited to 18 writers.

Applications for 2021 start are now closed. Back in 2022 with the next course!




A condensed version of the Novel Creator Course to help you get started with your novel. You’ll get tools and resources to help you develop a compelling plot and memorable characters. With or without a 1-hour mentoring session.

Start anytime and work at your own pace to start a new novel or revise a first draft.

Flash Fiction Courses

Fantastic Flashing – GroupFantastic Flashing – Work Alone


A 10-tutorial course designed to find new ways to approach writing flash fiction stories. Focused on generating new stories. Content accessible 24/7, work at the time that suits you best. Group course with forum and feedback.

Starts: 15th November 2021



A 10-tutorial course designed to find new ways to approach writing flash fiction stories. Focused on generating new stories. Content accessible 24/7, work at the time that suits you best. Work alone option so can go at your own pace.

Start anytime

Short Story Courses

The Heart of the Short Story – Work Alone Course


Discover the secrets to writing great short stories with award-winning author, Amanda Huggins, through 6 in-depth tutorials with prompts and readings. Plus feedback on stories you write.

Start anytime