Creative Writing Introduction – Session 2 – Page 1

Introduction

Welcome back! 

So, how did you get on with the personal bio writing and ideas generation tasks from last session?  Hopefully the first task helped you get straight to the point with the small word count, and the second task helped you understand that there is plenty of inspiration out there, if only you can take the time to look for it.  Be prepared though for your favourite walk or pastime to take on a new feel, as your mind will start to fill with writing ideas as you look at things, situations and people differently.

In this session, we’re going to take an overview of different types of writing and sentences, before looking at how you go about starting a story.  And yes, you’ve guessed it, that will be your project work before the next session.

Before we get started this time, here’s some more from our resident experts, telling us what their initial spark was to get writing.