An inspiring weekend workshop with writing coach and book editor Philippa Pride, who has worked with bestselling authors such as Stephen King.
Learn how to overcome self-doubt, find your voice and become a more disciplined writer at this fantastic masterclass with Philippa Pride. Suitable for writers of all skill levels, the class will teach you workable techniques to help you to channel your inner creativity, even when inspiration is running dry.
Over the course of the weekend, you’ll take part in practical workshops that will help you to plan, structure and pitch your book. With exercises tailored to the abilities and interests of students, it’s the ideal chance to get professional feedback in a supportive group environment. Book your place now – and learn how to spend less time worrying and more time enjoying the writing process.
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Philippa Pride has been running creative writing courses since 2006, combining her skills as a certified NLP master practitioner and coach with her inside knowledge of the publishing profession. Before setting up her own business, The Book Doctor, Philippa was a commissioning editor for Hodder. She continues her connection with Hodder as British editor for bestselling author Stephen King.
Welcome to Guardian masterclasses – a unique programme of learning embedded within one of the world's most forward-thinking media organisations.
Masterclasses offer a broad range of short and long courses across a variety of disciplines from creative writing, journalism, photography and design, film and digital media, music and cultural appreciation.
Harnessing the expertise and specialisms within the organisation, our courses are led by first class and award winning guardian professionals whilst also drawing on the skills and expertise of other leading figures at the forefront of the creative and digital industries.
The programme is aimed at anyone interested in personal or professional development whether that be refining your skills, focusing your ambition or simply broadening your mind and gaining inspiration.
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