Short Story Writing Workshop

With Tom Ashton

2 November 2019 | 2pm – 4pm | £15

Dowdales School
Dalton-in-Furness, LA15 8AH

Tom is a short story writer and novelist from Barrow who holds a degree in Creative Writing from the University of Derby, has worked for both publishers and literary agencies, and has spoken at universities and literature festivals about his career. He has had three stories from his Grenton Village collection (set in South Cumbria) published since November 2018. Lemonade is the first to be published as a standalone book.

He teaches creative writing at Barrow Library where he works as a library assistant.

Tom will help workshop participants who wish to write in this format looking at plot, characterisation and setting among other things. If you want to improve your fiction writing this is the workshop for you.