Do you want to develop your creative writing skills?

Come along to Dronfield Hall Barn starting from Tuesday 10th April for a new course being led by local author, Laura Wake. Here you will explore techniques and writing exercises, look at how great writing works, and share your fiction as it develops through weekly workshops.

Whether you are considering creative writing for the first time, or a writer wanting motivation or to sharpen up your skills, this is a course for all!

Laura has taught Creative Writing at Sheffield Hallam University and for the Workers’ Educational Association. She has a Masters Degree with Distinction in Writing, and a First Class BA Honours Degree in English.

Her first novel A Monster by Violet was published in 2017 by Urbane Publications and was longlisted for The Polari Prize, and the Not The Booker Prize. Currently, she is working on her second novel.

This 10 session workshop is priced at £165. Please note: all bookings are through Laura and not the Barn. To register your interest, please contact All workshops will start at 9:30am and end at 11:30am.