Archive: Writing exercises

March 2016 meeting summary

Zoe Harris

At this month’s meeting, we made some decisions that will affect future meetings, so please read through this post carefully. Anthology update The following OWL

February meeting summary

Zoe Harris

At this month’s meeting, we had a long discussion about the pathways to publishing. We discussed the traditional route (via and agent), smaller publishers who

Critiquing

Zoe Harris

At our February meeting, we discussed what to look for when critiquing a piece of short fiction. Here are the points we discussed: Opening What

Microfiction collaboration

Zoe Harris

At our June meeting (a picnic in Frogner Park), six of us participated in a microfiction exercise where we each began a story, passed it

Plotting and planning

Zoe Harris

In April and May, we ran a two-part plotting and planning exercise at the meetings. Some people asked if I would post the exercises somewhere,