Our popular motivational course is back in the new year! Build confidence in your writing, and gain a renewed understanding of what is required to begin, continue or complete a project.
Polish up your writing craft, or help a friend polish up theirs with a gift card for our online workshops!
Learn about all things speculative fiction – world-building, creating genuine characters, themes, and plots – with an experienced writer and publisher.
Learn how to develop narratives from a teenage point of view with acclaimed YA author Margot McGovern
Join Hannah Kent in this unique online writing course all about researching, writing and developing a work of historical fiction.
Everything you need to know about getting your creative writing published, with Hannah Kent & Rebecca Starford
Learn how to begin or maintain a focused creative writing practice, with Rebecca Starford and Hannah Kent
Have long or short creative works read and reported on by professional editors.
Learn how to begin and maintain a creative writing practice.
Learn all about writing honest and authentic memoirs.
Learn how to redraft your manuscript and send it to publishers and agents.
A unique writing course all about long-form speculative fiction.
Learn how to research, write and develop a work of historical fiction
Learn how to research, write and develop a work of memoir
Get your work into the hands of publishers and agents.
Learn how to discover and develop a Young Adult fiction narrative.
Learn how to craft sharp and striking speculative short stories.
Learn how to begin and maintain a focused creative writing practice
Gift vouchers for KYD‘s Online Writers’ Workshops.
Have creative work read and reported on by professional editors
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Kill Your Darlings facilitates writing workshops both in-person around Australia and online. These workshops are ideal for writers who wish to develop their creative practice. The KYD Writers Workshop is coordinated by Rebecca Starford and Hannah Kent, themselves published authors and publishing directors of KYD, with other distinguished authors joining us for guest teaching. Popular courses include So You Want to Write, Character and Plot, and Pathways to Publication.