Creative Writing - All I Want for Christmas - Online Course - Community Learning - 10:00-11:30

Online Course, Nottingham

Important update: Bookings will close 7 days before the course starts.

Key details

Time 10am - 11:30am
Venue Online Course, Nottingham
For ages 19+
Group size 5 - 12
Cost Free

To secure your place on the course BOTH the following must be done:

  • Complete our INSPIRE ONLINE ENROLMENT FORM for each person attending the course.

You should be redirected to the Inspire Online Enrolment Form after completing the Eventbrite booking.  If you are not redirected, please use the link supplied in the Eventbrite booking confirmation email

To book and enrol on one of our courses, you must have been a resident in the UK for the past 3 years.

Some exceptions may apply if you are living in the UK with evidence of the right to remain and are from an EEU/EEAU country (completion of a questionnaire will be required).

Children still write Christmas lists – but what would you ask Santa for? More time with your family? To not mind when the glitter goes everywhere? This is a session of light-hearted creative writing, to focus on the Christmas you really want and deserve.  

We will also be trying out some simple techniques for staying calm and de-stressing.  

This course is for everyone who wants to come along. No creative writing experience is needed.

What will be covered on the course?  What will be taught to learners? 

  • Breathing technique for calming and focus 
  • Visual techniques for finding calm   
  • Using writing prompts to kickstart creative writing  
  • Christmas and midwinter traditions in different times and cultures  
  • Writing a short haiku poem 
  • Setting intentions for Christmas in the form of a Christmas list    

What will learners achieve by the end of the course? 

  • You will know some simple techniques to slow down and start writing – or just to slow down! 
  • You will have written a poem in a haiku form  
  • You will have created a ‘Christmas list’ of intentions for yourself     
  • You will feel more confident with your creative writing skills    

As this course is online learners will require access to a laptop, smart phone, computer or tablet.  The course will be accessed through Zoom.  You will also require some paper and a pen.

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