Thursday, November 8, 2018

Great workshops soon: How to Build Your Story in Alliston & Oakville and Secrets of Writing a Page-turner in London & Guelph

How to Build Your Story
Plotting novels & Writing short stories
Saturday, November 24, 2018
10:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
New Tecumseth Public Library, Memorial Branch, 17 Victoria St. E, Alliston, Ontario  (Map here.)
Note: How to Build Your Story will also be offered Saturday, January 19, 2019, in Oakville. Details here
This workshop will show you how writers plot a novel and will give you the best tips on writing short stories. We’ll also look at where to get your stories published and how to win contests. Best yet, you’ll see how to apply the story-building techniques you’ve learned to your own writing.
Fee: $43.36 + 13% hst = $49 paid in advance by mail or Interac
or $46.90 + 13% hst = $53 if you wait to pay at the door
To reserve a spot now, email:

Secrets of Writing a Page-turner
Techniques for making any story more compelling
Saturday, December 1
1:00 – 4:30 p.m.
London Public Library, Stevenson & Hunt Room B, 251 Dundas St, London, Ontario (Map here)
Fee: $37.17 + 13% hst = $42  in advance or $39.82 + 13% hst = $45  at the door
Saturday, December 8
10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Harcourt United Church, 87 Dean Avenue, Guelph, Ontario (Map here
Fee: $43.36 + 13% hst = $49 in advance or $46.90 + 13% hst = $53 at the door
Ever stayed up all night reading a book? In this workshop, you’ll learn you how to build that kind of tension.  And we'll help you put into practice the techniques professionals use – on every page and in every kind of story – to create drama and tension.
To reserve a spot now, email:

Workshop leader Brian Henry has been a book editor, author, and creative writing instructor for more than 25 years, and he publishes Quick Brown Fox, Canada’s most popular blog for writers. But his proudest boast is that he’s has helped many of his students get published. 
Read reviews of Brian’s weekly classes, Saturday workshops, and weekend writing retreats here.

See Brian’s complete current schedule here, including Saturday writing workshops,weekly writing classes, and weekend retreats in Algonquin Park, Alliston, Bolton, Barrie, Brampton, Burlington, Caledon, Collingwood, Georgetown, Georgina, Guelph, Hamilton, Jackson’s Point, Kitchener-Waterloo, London, Midland, Mississauga, New Tecumseth, Oakville, Ottawa, Peterborough, St. Catharines, Sudbury, Toronto, Windsor, Woodstock, Halton, Muskoka, Peel, Simcoe, York Region, the GTA, Ontario and beyond.

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