Creative Writing Process

The structure below is a plan to enable you to work towards the opportunity to explore a range of story writing techniques and to develop the skills necessary to craft a piece of creative writing.

The basic elements

  1. Characterisation
  2. Use of dialogue
  3. Point of view
  4. Setting
  5. Structure
  6. Style

From fact to fiction What is fiction?

  1. Alert text Where do ideas come from?
  2. A good vocabulary
  3. Using your own life as fiction
  4. All new writers experience difficulty
  5. Preparing for your next story

Redrafting your work

  1. Responding to feedback
  2. Improving your story
  3. Self-editing your work
  4. Understanding proof editing
  5. Professional presentation