14 - 19 NOVEMBER 2020
Slow down and write your story with Sarah Bullen.
The group is intimate and we are gathering in the most beautiful and magical of landscapes for a five-night retreat in LATE summer.
Single room R16,800 (4 single rooms available) Deposit R6,500. Second payment by 10 October 2020
Sharing room R8,900 per person. Deposit R5,500. Second payment by 10 October 2020
Please note a deposit is required to secure your place. This is non-refundable as per our T&Cs. Please be clear before your book as places fill up fast. We can jump on a quick call to discuss if this is right for you.
* 5 nights accommodation at the most beautiful guest farm
* All meals - oh-so-delicious
* A guided writing process
* A one-on-one session
* Structured feedback on your project
* Tea and coffee and light snacks during breaks.
* All course fees
* A shared guest kitchen with tea, coffee and a fridge for all your extra snacks or particular food.
* Transfers to Tulbach from Cape Town.
* Massages or any additional services
YOU WILL LEARN
* How to define and create your most compelling story
* The elements of structure
* Finding your book genre and sub-genre
* Creating plot, place and character outlines for your genre
* Adding plot points and structure
* Beginnings, middles and ends
* Developing your main character
* Developing your minor characters
* Developing your voice
* Developing point of view as a plotting technique
* How to improve your plotting, pace and structure
* How to make your characters unforgettable
* Adding depth and layers
* Sourcing tips and techniques
* How to present your book to publishers