CREATIVE WRITING LEVEL 1 & 2

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CREATIVE WRITING LEVEL 1

Have you asked yourself these questions:

  • I want to write but I don’t know where to start.
  • Should I write a novel or short stories?
  • Should I start a blog to share all my writing and what should my blog focus on?
  • What are the different writing styles out there today?
  • Should I focus on a specific genre when I write?

If this is you, then look no further. Learn Creative Writing (Level 1) with Michelle Boon, Illuminairre’s co-founder and programme director.

Your Coach
With over 10 years of writing and publishing experience, Michelle has worked with various organisations including The Star, Blu Inc, MPH, Marshall Cavendish and Gerakbudaya managing various book publications (fiction, non-fiction and academic papers). She then went on to lead a team of writers at Leaderonomics, previously a subsidiary of The Star, where it published thought-provoking articles on leadership and growth. Michelle has also written multiple articles which are available on Medium and other creative writing websites.  

Don’t miss this chance to learn from Michelle!

Who is this session for?

  • Amateur writers
  • Budding writers
  • Fresh graduates looking to begin a writing career or a side hustle

What can this session do for you?

  • Help you discover your purpose of writing
  • Understand the writing process and styles of different authors today
  • How to start a blog
  • Understand different genres of writing

What will you learn?

  • What is creative writing?
  • What is the creative process for writers?
  • Why do I write and where do I start?
  • Case study: Dan Brown (Mystery, thriller, crime)
  • Case study: Danielle Steele (Love, romance)
  • Genres, Styles and Finding Your Voice

How much will it cost?
MYR100 per participant

Delivery Method
We use Zoom as a platform for online classes

Registration Details
Register and book your seat today: http://bit.ly/April-Signup

CREATIVE WRITING LEVEL 2: WORLDBUILDING

So you can write, and you know there’s some hidden talent that is waiting to express itself to the world! Have you been thinking about these things?

  • I want to be the next JRR Tolkien or JK Rowling or Frank Herbert or George RR Martin
  • I don’t know how to create a world for my story
  • How do I keep track of the characters and their story arcs?
  • How do I decide the kind of world that I want my story to be in?
  • How do I move my plot forward?

Look no further – learn with Michelle this March! Michelle is Illuminairre’s co-founder and programme director.

Your Coach
With over 10 years of experience in writing, Michelle has created worlds through her screenplays, oftentimes forming complex socio-economic environments that spawn from the most minute details that eventually evolve into larger-than-life worlds on paper. Michelle’s expertise is creating detailed characters that come to life on the stage. She has inspired first-time novelists and guided writers on how to properly flesh out every little detail of their books, from characters to political motives. 

Who is this session for?

  • Writers looking to start their novel
  • Writers searching for ways to expand their novel
  • Writers who are looking for tools to help organise their thoughts and story pieces together

What will you learn?

  • What is worldbuilding?
  • Why is worldbuilding important in your story?
  • How to worldbuild?
  • Case study: Frank Herbert (Dune) – Science fiction
  • Case study: George RR Martin (Game of Thrones) – Fantasy
  • Dungeons and Dragons for Worldbuilding – Taking notes and organisation

How much will it cost?
MYR100 per participant

Delivery Method
We use Zoom as a platform for online classes

Registration Details
Register and book your seat today: http://bit.ly/April-Signup