Online interactive workshops

Join me for live and interactive workshops on Zoom

Free Creative Writing Workshops

The course is run over four weeks and each 40-minute Zoom workshop provides an overview of a different aspect of creative writing. You'll do short writing activities during the class and by the end of the course, you'll have a good idea of what you'd like to learn in the advanced workshops.

Small classes (4 to 10 participants) ensure personal interaction.

Why not book the entire class for you and your friends? It's a great way to connect with those you love, no matter where they are!

  • Week 1: Story Structure

  • Week 2: Characterisation

  • Week 3: Narrative Voice

  • Week 4: Descriptive Writing

Advanced Workshops

Develop your writing skills further as you explore all the aspects of story structure, characterisation, narrative voice, descriptive writing and more.

  • ZAR 200.00 per small group class (40-minute)

  • ZAR 500.00 for one-to-one mentorship class (2 hours)

Immobilised by writer's block?


Book a one-to-one session to brain-storm problem areas in your novel or short story.  


This online creative writing course is so awesome! I highly recommend it! - Marlene Hoenig, June 2020

“I love to write but find that I don’t always manage to make time to do it. Your workshops offer the time and space and I find being around people who also enjoy writing inspires me to write more. I especially like it when we all share what we have written and can get feedback from like-minded people.”  - Mary 


"Thanks for everything. I found it extremely useful." - Rina

“This workshop has helped me to get disciplined in my writing and to actually start finishing the children's stories that I have always wanted to write.”  - Lindie


Thank you so much Brenda. Your insights and perspective are really helpful and will definitely add a different dimension to my writing.

- Yvette, June 2020

"Just a short and BIG thank you for the one-day workshop on Saturday!  I thoroughly enjoyed it – from the basic principles, to the quotes, to the exercises we had to do and of course the delicious coffee and food.  I felt inspired and energised." - Dave Ramsay