Courses I Teach

Do you want to learn to write?

I teach courses at City Lit in Covent Garden London, where I was previously a student myself! These courses will be ONLINE using Zoom from September 2020 – July 2021 so do take advantage if you live too far away to attend normally!

Writing for Children Workshop (HW439)

Course Dates: 14/01/2021 – 24/03/2021

Time: Thursdays 12.45- 2.45pm
Location: ONLINE
Tutor: Penny Joelson

For experienced children’s writers, this ongoing workshop offers an opportunity to develop your work-in-progress with constructive feedback from tutor and classmates. Maximum 12 students.

Editing Your Children’s Novel

Course Dates: 19/04/2021 -12/07/2021
Time: Mondays 10.30-12
Location: ONLINE
Tutor: Penny Joelson
If you have a first draft of a novel for children or young adults that is ready for editing, this lively course will help you to get your manuscript into shape for submission to agents.