Events

 


Events

Workshop: First pages

Workshop: First pages

Our third First Pages event will take place in February! Please try to submit as close to the start of the event as possible, as we saw that those who submitted later last time didn't get as much Read more...

Past Events

NaNoWriMo 2016

NaNoWriMo 2016

NaNoWriMo – or National Novel Writing Month is an international challenge to write a book in a month. It takes place in November every year and thousands of people take part around the world. A booRead more...
August event: Dragon Write1Sub1

August event: Dragon Write1Sub1

Write1Sub1 is a project that encourages writers of short fiction to emulate the great Ray Bradbury who would write and submit a complete story a week. In Dragon Write1Sub1 we're slightly less ambitRead more...
May Event: Flash Fiction BINGO

May Event: Flash Fiction BINGO

This month's event is all about short stories. And by short, we mean short. Flash fiction is a term for short stories under 1,000 words, sometimes known as "micro fiction" or "sudden fiction". OverRead more...
First Annual Dragon Writer Book Fair

First Annual Dragon Writer Book Fair

1 July is this group's first birthday, so to celebrate we're going to be hosting a Book Fair Event for the month of July. What is this? Well, it's an opportunity for members who have books availablRead more...
CampNaNoWrimo: April 2016

CampNaNoWrimo: April 2016

Like NaNoWriMo, Camp NaNoWriMo is about working towards a goal over the course of a month. Unlike NaNoWrimo, that goal doesn't have to be 50 000 new words. You can work on any project you like! So Read more...
10 Beginnings in 10 Days

10 Beginnings in 10 Days

The goal is to write the first page of a different story every day for 10 days to spark creativity and generate some fresh new ideas. You can find the event page here.   Read more...
January Masterclass: Endings

January Masterclass: Endings

"And they all lived happily after." Or did they? The answer is up to you, as the writer. An ending doesn't have to be happy, but it does have to be satisfying. How do we make that happen? That's what Read more...
NaNoWriMo

NaNoWriMo

This is an archive of our 2015 NaNoWriMo page NaNoWriMo – or National Novel Writing Month is an international challenge to write a book in a month. It takes place in November every year and thousanRead more...
September Publishing Masterclass

September Publishing Masterclass

Amity Lassiter (the Hearts of Three Rivers series), Cat Corona Hellisen (Beastkeeper), and Melissa Delport (Rainfall) discussed all aspects of publishing from submissions to self-publishing. DownloRead more...
August Plotting Masterclass

August Plotting Masterclass

Angela Meadon (A Taste Of You) discussed narrative, story line, the answer to the question "and so?" Download the textbook here.Read more...
October Dialogue Masterclass

October Dialogue Masterclass

In October we spoke about... speaking! We tackled having characters engage in believable conversations and how to keep those conversations interesting. See the discussion here.Read more...
Social Media Masterclass

Social Media Masterclass

Tallulah Habib discusses: The Facebook Algorithm (what affects how many people see your posts) Pulling and analysing performance data (Facebook, Twitter) Recommended sizes for pictures and staRead more...