We have two KYD Writers’ Workshop events coming up in November! The KYD Writers’ Workshop is an ongoing series of classes designed to help you polish your prose and finesse your plot.

Kill Your Darlings subscribers are invited to attend at a special discounted rate of $179 – that’s 10 percent off!

Preparing Your Work For Publication

HannahKent_7109 low resCompleting a first draft is often only the beginning of a journey to publication. What follows it is the crucial – and often troublesome – process of rewriting, redrafting and crafting your manuscript for submission to publishers. In this full-day intensive workshop, KYD publishing directors Hannah Kent and Rebecca Starford will explain the importance of rewriting, and will teach efficient techniques and approaches to redrafting your work-in-progress to make it shine.

Where: Kathleen Syme Library and Community Centre, Carlton VIC
When: Saturday 5 November, 10am–4pm
How much: Discounted rate of $179 for KYD subscribers; $199 for non-subscribers
More information: Email [email protected]com.au
Bookings: Click here.

Introduction to Memoir – Cancelled

Many of us have stories we want to write inspired by our own experiences. But sometimes it can be difficult to know where to begin.

Photo-of-Rebecca-Starford-2-300x300This full-day workshop with KYD publishing director Rebecca Starford provides writers with a range of strategies, writing techniques and exercises that will instil confidence in writers and to give them a renewed understanding of what is required to begin, continue or complete a memoir project.

Where: Kathleen Syme Library and Community Centre, Carlton VIC
When: Sunday 6 November, 10am–4pm
How much: Discounted rate of $179 for KYD subscribers; $199 for non-subscribers
More information: Email [email protected]com.au
This workshop has been cancelled.