Start with Short Stories
A beginners’ guide to writing short stories
Vishwesh Desai, winner of the Rana Kapoor Award for Young Talent in Literature, teaches the fundamentals of writing short fiction: how to plan plotlines, craft characters, and shape settings.
The course is intended for those passionate about writing or writers looking to take their work to the next level. Over five weeks of lessons, in-depth analysis of acclaimed works, and assignments, you will learn how to write short stories and receive personalised feedback on your work from Vishwesh.
By the end of the course you will:
- Be familiar with the basic elements of a story
- Have analysed critically-acclaimed short stories in depth
- Write a complete short story, using what you have learnt about the workings of the form