Monday, 7 October 2013

Life Story Writing Workshop with DSW's Lady of letters! 21 October 2013

Life Story Writing Workshop with Chrissie Hall

Monday 21 October 2013
10am − 4pm
Derbyshire Record Office
Have you ever thought about writing your life story?
We'll help you plan, write, and organise a unique record of your life and times. Inspiring you to dig deep, capturing memories and writing about your life; the people and the places, the ordinary and the extraordinary − the things that happened which made you who you are.
Suitable for everyone and no previous experience of writing is required.
Tea and coffee will be available but please bring a packed lunch. Alternatively there are sandwich shops nearby but please note the Record Office is on a steep slope.
Tickets: £10 please book in advance at Derbyshire Record Office on 01629 538347 

Saturday, 5 October 2013

October Meeting - tomorrow! 6th October 2013, 2pm, Derby Museum

After a fantastic and inspirational workshop from Risaria Langley in September, we're gathering to talk story outlines this month, with our 150-word pitches at the ready!  We're looking to develop, write and critique these ideas into a clutch of fantastic short film scripts over the course of this year, ready to transform them into short films in 2014 - watch this space!

If you're interested in joining us at the meeting, or at future meetings, get in touch through the email joinus@derbyshirescriptwriters.com -we'd love to see you!

Lady of Letters shares her writing secrets! 9th November 2013, Mackworth

DSW member Chrissie will be teaching writers how to make their mark in the letters pages of magazines and periodicals in a one day course on Saturday 9th November at Mackworth Library - it's another way to flex your writing muscles and possibly get paid to do it!

For more information, click on the Writing East Midlands link below:
http://www.writingeastmidlands.co.uk/events/240087/