Welcome to our upcoming writing courses, offered online to writers no matter where in the world you are, and face to face in Cape Town,  Johannesburg, Stow-on-the-Wold and Venice.

We have designed a broad range of courses, some of which are suitable for the complete novice, and others aimed at experienced writers.

If you need help selecting the course that most meets your needs, please email us or call  Jo-Anne Richards on +27824532591

Please check our online store for early bird and other specials.

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Our Cape Town Creative Writing Course is designed to provide writers of fiction or creative non-fiction with the skills and tools they need to tell their own stories. All About Writing will help you realise your dreams.

COST: R 7 500

Also payable in three tranches of R 2 500. Please email us to take advantage of this option.

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Our Johannesburg Creative Writing Course is designed to provide writers of fiction or creative non-fiction with the skills and tools they need to tell their own stories. All About Writing will help you realise your dreams.

COST: R 7 500

Also payable in three tranches of R 2 500. Please email us  to take advantage of this option.

online creative writing course

What do you need to write the book you’ve always dreamt of? This ten-module course will give you inspiration, encouragement, support, feedback and writing techniques that turn humdrum story into electrifying narrative. 

COST: R 6 000

Also payable in three tranches of R 2 000. Please email us to take advantage of this option.

power of writing

This introductory online writing course encourages students to express themselves confidently by mastering the essential skills of creative writing.

Receive personal feedback on four assignments.

COST: R 750

Start immediately and receive personal constructive feedback on four assignments.

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This coaching programme focuses on the logic of story: the glue which holds it together. Each day we will look at a different aspect of writing necessary for building a story – from its characters and the structure of its scenes, to sentence formation.

COST: R 1 800

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Over an intensive two-week period, you’ll develop a daily writing discipline while receiving advice on what works and how to improve. We’ll tackle ten different issues involved in writing compelling scenes on this coaching programme.

COST: R 1 800

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The  ten-module Screenwriting Crash Course will run you through the essential skills required to write for film or television in just five weeks. Master the basic array of skills that could start you on a creative – and profitable – screen or tv writing path.

COST: R 6 000

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A clear well-structured outline is the key to any successful screenplay. In our Kickstart your Screenplay course we walk you through the skills, techniques and strategies involved in turning an idea into a workable outline with extensive feedback.

R 10 000

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Sharpen your story skills writing for two blissful days in the Cotswolds with a group of like-minded writers. Away from our everyday responsibilities, we’ll talk, brainstorm and write – furiously – with just one aim in mind: to hone our writing skills.

COST: FROM £290

Cape Town writing workshop

Enjoy a bit of literary fun with author jo-Anne Richards at our creative writing workshop. It will be of equal benefit to more experienced writers wanting to augment their skills, and to those with no experience at all, who are looking for a place to start.

COST: R 425

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Join us for an inspiring writing retreat at a luxurious palazzo.  Spend a week (or two) writing and exploring Venice in the company of like-minded writers. We’ll provide daily one-on-one sessions, morning group meetings and two meals a day.

COST: FROM €2250

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We offer literary assessments for writers of fiction (novels and short stories) or non-fiction. Send us 5000 words and we’ll give you a practical assessment that’ll help you tackle your project with increased confidence and understanding.

COST: R 2 750

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