Writing Speculative Fiction

– sci-fi, fantasy, dystopian, cli-sci-fi and much more

Saturday 3rd August

10am – 2pm, Wickham

Tutor: Marianne de Pierres

Author Marianne de Pierres has been teaching speculative fiction writing for almost twenty years. Her own novels range from science fiction to paranormal crime and young adult fantasy. She makes a habit of genre blending and bending, and this informative workshop will encompass some of the practices that have helped her write award-winning novels.

Writing Speculative Fiction with Marianne de Pierres will include sessions on:

  • Research and Worldbuilding
  • Genre blending and bending
  • Adapting and enhancing content to reach a wider audience
  • Industry Insight

Marianne’s workshops are heavily writing exercise focused, so please come ready to write.

After making your payment we will email you with the venue information and what to bring.

Marianne de Pierres is the author of the popular PARRISH PLESSIS trilogy and the award-winning SENTIENTS OF ORION and PEACEMAKER series.

The PARRISH PLESSIS series has been translated into many languages and adapted into a role-playing game, while the PEACEMAKER series is being adapted into a novel adventure game.

Marianne has also authored children’s and young adult stories, notably the Night Creatures trilogy a dark fantasy series for teens.

Marianne is an active supporter of genre fiction and has mentored many writers.

She lives in Brisbane, Australia and also writes award-winning crime under the pseudonym Marianne Delacourt.

Visit her main website here

Visit her other websites at www.tarasharp.com.au and www.burnbright.com.au

de Pierres - author

Chaos Space novel by de Pierres     Mythmaker novel by de Pierres

novel by de Pierres  critical study by de Pierres

Members’ price $55 (inc GST):

Non-Members’ price $77 (inc GST):