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Back in the Writing Room with Bernie McGill at Burnavon Arts Centre, Cookstown

16. October 2021 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm


After months of online working, are you ready to get back into the writing room? This workshop, led by writer Bernie McGill, will offer a kickstart to your creative writing with prompts and suggestions to spark new ideas.

All levels of experience welcome, from seasoned writers to first-timers, poets and fiction writers alike. The workshop will be fully participative with attendees taking part in writing exercises and sharing their work with group participants. Come with writing materials, prepared to write.

There will be a short break for lunch (bring your own).

Please bring your own notebook and pen.

Suitable for age 16+

Book online at The Burnavon.

Bernie McGill is the author of two novels: The Watch House (nominated for the Ireland European Union Prize for Literature in 2019) and The Butterfly Cabinet (named by Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes as his novel of the year in 2012). Her collection of short stories, Sleepwalkers, was shortlisted for the Edge Hill Prize in 2014. Her new short story collection This Train is For will be published by No Alibis Press in 2022.

*Photo by Green Chameleon on Unsplash


Burnavon Arts & Cultural Centre
Burn Road
Cookstown, BT80 8DN United Kingdom
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Tel: 028 8676 9949
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