Course Description

Writing can be a lonely business!

How often do you wish you could get some constructive feedback on your work?

Or just wish you knew if you were going in the right direction?

Whether you're a new writer or a hardy professional, belonging to a writers' group is an effective way to stay motivated, write more productively and truly stick to your writing goals.

You don't need to go it alone!


There are gazillions of other writers like you who want the same thing. You just need to find 'em!

My one hour, self-paced workshop gives you simple guidelines on how to set up + run a dynamic and effective writers' group.

PLUS how to give & receive feedback and avoid wasting time with a writers' group that just isn't right for you.

I'll take you through the basics you need to set up your own group OR you can use this guide to breathe new life into an existing group.

This is what we're going to cover...

✓ Learn how a writing group will help you commit to your writing goals

✓ Learn how to identify the right type of group for you - and where to find your members.

✓ Gain clarity about what you personally want from a writing group

✓ Learn how effective peer to peer feedback can improve your writing craft

✓ The 8 Questions you need to ask when setting up Your Amazing Writing Group

✓ Gain insights into how to set up an effective and harmonious writing group

✓ Learn how to give and receive constructive feedback.

✓ ...And how to get the most from your group.

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The Set Up Your Amazing Writing Group Workshop is a self-paced, DIY workshop that contains 4 video modules, 3 worksheets for you to download and print and a Feedback Manifesto - all designed to help you set up a great, productive writing group you will love. Plus you'll receive my bonus Creative Action Plan.

Set up the right group for you and discover how a writing group can help you be a more productive and focused writer.

(Yes, I am a total writing group enthusiast - read why here The Benefits of Belonging to a Writing Group)

Your Tutor: Kathryn Burnett

Course Creator & Instructor

Kathryn Burnett

Kathryn is an award-winning screenwriter, playwright, script development consultant and teacher who who has worked primarily in film and television for over 20 years. She has significant television and film credits including the multi-award winning short film “Shelved” which was accepted into South by South West and NYC International Film Festival among others. Read her full bio here... In addition to writing, Kathryn is a screenplay assessor and creative writing coach. She creates and facilitates popular, dynamic courses designed to help writers be their creative best. Read what people have to say about her courses and workshops...

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Workshop Introduction

    • Introduction Video

  • 2

    Module 1: What Type of Group Will Suit You Best?

    • Module 1 Video

    • Module 1 Printable Worksheet

  • 3

    Module 2: Finding Your Group Members

    • Module 2 Video

    • Module 2 Printable Worksheet

  • 4

    Module 3: The Rules of Engagement

    • Module 3 Video

    • Feedback Manifesto

    • Module 3 Printable Worksheet

  • 5

    Module 4: Giving and Receiving Feedback

    • Module 4 Video

    • Bonus: Grab My Creative Action Plan!