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Painting over the Photo – Fiction in a real life landscape.

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  • Painting over the Photo - Day 1
    October 9, 2021
    10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Painting over the Photo - Day 2
    October 16, 2021
    10:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Join Wellington novelist Sue Orr for this two-day workshop, exploring ways in which fiction can be grafted onto the canvas of non-fictional life to create exciting contemporary narrative. Writers will engage with each other to kickstart their fiction, then turn to the real world for inspiration allowing the work take flight. This course is for … Painting over the Photo – Fiction in a real life landscape.Read More »

Kickstarter: Get that story out of your head and onto the page! (Online)

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  • Day 1
    October 20, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Day 2
    October 27, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Do you have a story you’re burning to tell but don’t know how to tackle it? In this two-day workshop you’ll learn how to centre a story around a point of view character, tying plot, character and theme together to create a unified whole.

The 2022 Kāpiti Writers’ Retreat


  • Kapiti Writer's Retreat - Day 1, 2022
    February 25, 2022
    5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Kapiti Writer's Retreat - Day 2, 2022
    February 26, 2022
    7:30 am - 10:00 pm
  • Kapiti Writer's Retreat - Day 3, 2022
    February 27, 2022
    7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Join us for the 2022 Kāpiti Writers’ Retreat and renew and recharge your writing and your life. The Kāpiti Writers’ Retreat is an immersive two-day gathering for writers, happening on the Kāpiti Coast. The retreat includes intensive morning workshops, lively afternoon discussions and space to write, relax and engage with topics critical to your work.