The Long and the Short of it: A story of poetry, picture books and even a novel or two. During this workshop, discover how big ideas can be distilled for young and not-so-young readers. Explore fiction and non-fiction writing and how they can work together. This workshop includes idea-generating, story-structuring and elevator-pitch-writing exercises. This is a free event via ZOOM presented by Write Links for Australia Reads. Saturday 4 September 12:30 - 2:00pm.
Claire Saxby writes award-winning fiction, non-fiction and poetry for young people. Her work is published in Australia and internationally. Recent books include Haywire (historical novel), Kookaburra (Tannya Harricks), Aussie Stem Stars: Georgia Ward Fear (biography), Iceberg (ill Jess Racklyeft), Treasure! (ill Tull Suwannakit) and Great White Shark (Cindy Lane).
Room 1B, State Library of Queensland
South Brisbane, Qld 4101
Jenny Stubbs firstname.lastname@example.org 0409 266 786