Prices

UPDATE: 13th January 2022: January sold out. February and March full – now waiting list only.
3 spaces available for an April start:
Standard Route or Enhanced Route.

If you would like to apply for the course, please go to this page

Prices until end of April 2022: 

Standard Route (Coaching):
‘Part One – Routes Forward’ (3-9 months, course materials + 3 coaching sessions) – £165
‘Part Two – Going Further’ (3-9 months, course materials + 3 coaching sessions) – £165
[or single payment of £295]

Enhanced Route (Coaching + Editing):
‘Part One – Routes Forward’ (as above + written feedback on 4 Module submissions) – £285
‘Part Two – Going Further’ (as above + written feedback on 4 Module submissions) – £285
[or single payment of £495]
– Enhanced Route available to maximum 4 writers during 2022.

Bursary places:  
‘Part One – Routes Forward’ (3-9 months, course materials + 3 coaching sessions) – £125
‘Part Two – Going Further’ (3-9 months, course materials + 3 coaching sessions) – £125
– 4 Bursary places available to low-income writers during 2022.


The Full Course (Parts One + Two) includes –

  • Fifteen Modules of lesson content (over 40 PDFs plus extra links to online articles)
  • Six 45-minute 1-to-1 coaching sessions, by Skype, Zoom or telephone call
  • Produce at least 32 chapters/flash fictions for your novella-in-flash by the end of the course
  • Lifetime access to a Novella-in-Flash Facebook Group, featuring additional content. This group is not a feedback group but offers you further inspiration as you work through the course – and beyond!
  • 100+ Writing Prompts; 30 Exploration/Brainstorming Activities; Links to classic articles about writing fiction; Links to example stories from novellas-in-flash; 10 activities from Michael’s “Slouch to 5k” coaching programme for writers 
  • Please see here for further info about course

Optional feedback on longer final manuscript – £40 per 1,000 extra words, pro rata rates apply.

Optional extra coaching sessions – £50 per 45-minute session. 

Fees payable by PayPal or bank transfer – please send your application in the first instance: Apply for the Course