Site icon The Storied Imaginarium

New Workshops Added: The Season of the Hare

Due to overwhelming response, we’ve added TWO new sections for Intersections: Science Fiction, Fairy Tales and Myth. The course begins mid-February and will run through the first week of May.

Award-winning, Australian author Nike Sulway will be leading a workshop on Tuesdays from 10 am to 12:30 pm AEDT. (NOTE: The time/day for this workshop is scheduled on Australian time.) Storied Imaginarium founder and facilitator Carina Bissett will be teaching a second afternoon workshop on Thursdays from 3 to 5:30 pm (Pacific Time). (NOTE: Section I and Section II filled up in less than a week, so be sure to sign up early to reserve your spot.) All sections are limited to SIX participants plus the workshop facilitator. Schedule subject to change based on participant availability. For conversation check https://www.worldtimebuddy.com/.

The Storied Imaginarium has been running online generative writing workshops since 2016 and now has participants worldwide: Canada, the United States, Ireland, Italy, Denmark, Norway, and Australia. Writers have published stories from workshops in a wide array of anthologies and magazines including Apex MagazineBeneath Ceaseless SkiesClarkesworldDaily Science FictionEscape PodFantasy MagazineMermaids Monthly, and PULP Literature. Check out stories published by our workshop participants and our testimonials page. Our flexible program and synchronous remote format makes it possible for writers to connect from different countries working across multiple time zones, which creates an engaging and exciting community!

THE SEASON OF THE HARE workshop is twelve weeks long and includes five modules. Participants are encouraged to write a poem, short story, or essay (3K maximum word count) for each module. Alternating weeks are dedicated to study, discussion, and writing prompts. At the end of the course, writers will present one revision (5K maximum word count). The price to join THE SEASON OF THE HARE is $500 with a 10% discount for returning participants.

Materials for THE SEASON OF THE HARE include:

MODULE 1: Hare Tales & Resurrection
MODULE 2: “Beauty and the Beast” & Body Modification
MODULE 3: “The White Cat” & Literary Doubling
MODULE 4: “The Princess on the Glass Hill” & Glassworks
MODULE 5: “The Red Etin” & Polycephaly

Image: “The Mockingbird and the Hare” by Kelly Louise Judd

REGISTRATION: To save a seat for Intersections: Science Fiction, Fairy Tales and Myth, send an email request for an invoice to Carina Bissett at cmariebissett@gmail.com. The fee to attend the workshop is $500, payable to cmariebissett@gmail.com via PayPal. There is a $100 non-refundable deposit required to hold your spot with payment in FULL prior to the first class. Returning students receive a 10% discount. Space is limited. Payment plans available.

This series of interactive and generative workshops offers and opportunity to explore fairy tales and other traditional tales, paired with strange and marvelous concepts. You’ll have an opportunity to workshop five new stories or poems, and a portfolio piece you’ve revised based on the workshop discussions. This is a supportive and generative workshop that combines reading, discussion, writing, and feedback.

SCHEDULE

Week 1 (2/14-2/20): Retellings: Into the Dark Woods & Discussion of Module 1 reading material

Week 2 (2/21-2/27): Module 1 Story Workshop

Week 3 (2/28-3/6): Discussion of Module 2 reading material & prompts

Week 4 (3/7-3/13): Module 2 Story Workshop

Week 5 (3/14-3/20): Discussion of Module 3 reading material & prompts

Week 6 (3/21-3/27): Module 3 Story Workshop

Week 7 (3/28-4/3): Discussion of Module 4 reading material & prompts

Week 8 (4/4-4/10): Module 4 Story Workshop

Week 9 (4/11-4/17): Discussion of Module 5 reading material & prompts

Week 10 (4/18-4/24): Module 5 Story Workshop

Week 11 (4/25-5/1): Revision & Submission Strategies

Week 12 (5/2-5/8): Portfolio Presentations

Note: If there is enough interest for an additional (or alternative) schedule, The Storied Imaginarium will work to meet those needs. Send an email with your preferred time and day and we will see what we can do. We are also working on putting together a special section for our Australian authors. Stay tuned!

What you get:

Exit mobile version