Online Event: Basics for Beginning Writers

A portrait of Kate, a person with pale peach skin and dark hair. She is wearing red lipstick and smiling widely.

A portrait of Kate Mildenhall
29 January 2022 - 10:00 to 4:00 PM
Kate Mildenhall
Early, Emerging
It's a new year and you've finally created some space for your writing. CONGRATULATIONS! You've already made the biggest step. Join Kate Mildenhall to take you through the basics of setting up your creative practice, exercises for tapping into creativity, goal setting and creating writing habits and pushing through the Big Blockers. Whether you are writing memoir, poetry, fiction or ya this is a course to kickstart your creative practice for 2022.

This workshop will take place online. Detailed instructions for partcipation will be provided.

You will Learn:

  • How to set up a creative practice that works for you
  • Generative writing exercises to progress your project
  • Goal setting and accountability tips to get the writing done
  • Practical strategies for productive writing sessions in a busy life
  • How to bring joy and play to the writing process


Before the Course:

Bring along a paragraph outlining your current or planned writing project/s


About Kate Mildenhall

Kate Mildenhall is the author of Skylarking (Black Inc., 2016) and The Mother Fault (Simon & Schuster, 2020). She co-hosts The First Time podcast, a podcast about the first time you publish a book. Kate lives in Hurstbridge on Wurundjeri lands, with her partner and two children.


Not a Member?

If you’re purchasing a full price workshop at $215, consider a full price one-year membership ($75) plus member-priced workshop ($155) will cost just $230 and give you discounts on all our services plus a year's subscription to ‘The Victorian Writer’ magazine.


And if you have a concession card, a one-year membership ($55) plus member-concession workshop ($135) will cost you only $190.


Phone: 90947855
Concession $ 135.00
Member $ 155.00
Non-member $ 215.00
Donation $ 0.00

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