Diary Writing and Blogging for 14-16 year olds

We are delighted to offer a four-week course for 14-16 year olds on Diary Writing and Blogging. 

The course will run from 10am to 12 noon on April 2nd, 9th, 16th and 30th.Participants MUST be available for all four classes.

Over the four weeks, students will explore writing about their own experiences and using the diary format to write fiction from other characters' perspectives.  Students will also learn about setting up a blog and writing effectively for an audience using a blog.

The course will be run by an experienced, published author in the diary format and professional online journalists from The Irish Times. Access to students' blogs will be restricted to the participants, course tutors and Fighting Words staff.

Places strictly limited to 15 participants on a first-come, first-served basis.  This course is free of charge.