Creative Writing course library
The most procrastination-busting, word-writing, story-telling, tea-drinking online creative writing courses this side of the internet.
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How to plot a novel

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Plotstormers II: The Editing Strikes Back

Turn your manuscript into something beautiful

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Making People

The characterisation masterclass

Writing Short Fiction

Small words with big impact

Find An Agent

Prepare your manuscript and learn what to expect

The Query

Nail your query letter

Write a Synopsis

Learn how to craft a small but perfectly formed synopsis

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14 Days To A Solid Writing Habit

Get writing, stay writing

The First Draft

Write your novel in six months

Seven Ideas in Seven Days

Learn to see, hear and think like a writer

Write What You Know

Even when you think you know nothing

Writing In The Time Of Climate Change

For writers exploring the climate crisis

Writing with Kids

A three-part video series about how to write while parenting, without going mad.

Couch to 5K Words

Shake off your literary ennui and get moving

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Troubleshoot Your Novel

Figure out what’s wrong with your story and FIX IT!

Writing Without Fear

Don’t let fear crush your creativity! Face It! Write it. Do. The. Thing.

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Beginners Guide to Flash Fiction

Conjure teeny flashy stories out of thin air

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Create A Short Story Collection

Learn how to create and curate a short story collection with award-winning author Kirsty Logan.

Intro to Journaling

A no-pressure guide to writing

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Short Fiction Mini Masterclass

A quick intro to big little stories

Writing a Thriller

Learn to write a killer thriller!

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The Writers’ HQ Writing Advent Of Inspirational Awesomeness 2021

25 days of writing exercises, prompts, inspirational hooha and eggnogg-based swearing