Finish Your Novel Course

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TUTOR: Helen Moorhouse is the author of five novels ‘The Dead Summer, ‘The Dark Water’, ‘Sing Me To Sleep’, ‘Ever This Day’ and ‘The Gallery of Stolen Souls’ published by Poolbeg Press. A lover of stories, particularly the paranormal, her writing was featured in two anthologies – ‘All I Want For Christmas’ (2012) and ‘If I Was A Child Again’ (2013), and her short story ‘The Night Nurse’ was commissioned as the 2018 RTE Radio 1 Book Show Christmas ghost story.

A DIT journalism graduate, she has extensive copywriting experience across many areas – commercial radio advertising and branding, corporate video, speechwriting and speech consultancy, long and short form articles and more. Helen was an op-ed contributor to the Irish Independent 2012-2014, and has published articles and stories across many Irish newspapers and magazines.

Start Date: 21st May, 2024
Duration: 6 Weeks
Fee: $299
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Complete Your Novel: Enrol in Our 6-Week Online Writing Course

Prepare to reignite your passion for novel writing with our intensive 6-week online course. Tailored to motivate and support aspiring authors, this program offers personalised instruction, weekly assignments, and adaptable learning modules. Secure your place early, as our courses fill up fast!

Course Highlights:

  • A comprehensive 6-week program with weekly modules, designed to be completed in just 2-3 hours per week.
  • Enjoy the flexibility of accessing new lessons at your convenience, with no fixed class times.
  • Receive personalised feedback from dedicated tutors, accessible to students worldwide.
  • Gain lifetime access to course materials for ongoing reference.

How It Works:

Upon enrolment, you’ll receive an email from your tutor on the course start date, containing the initial module. Be sure to check your Spam/Junk folder for this correspondence. Each week, submit your written assignments for personalised feedback from your dedicated online tutor, ensuring steady progress and monitoring of your development.

What You’ll Learn:

Are you struggling to bring your novel to completion? Our Finish Your Novel Course is tailored for you. Over six weeks, you’ll acquire the essential skills to complete your own novel, from crafting compelling dialogue to crafting a gripping climax and resolution. Regardless of your genre, this course will guide you through the final steps of completing your novel!

Lesson 1: What You’ve Got So Far

The first lesson covers the components your novel should include thus far. If you’re lacking a plan, you’ll learn how to develop one.

Lesson 2: Writing Dialogue

The second lesson focuses on crafting effective dialogue in your novel. Learn to imbue authenticity and depth into your characters’ conversations.

Lesson 3: Writing a Climax

The third lesson delves into creating an engaging climax, fostering suspense, and delivering a satisfying resolution.

Lesson 4: Writing an Ending

The fourth lesson explores various perspectives in concluding your novel.

Lesson 5: Editing

The fifth lesson teaches essential editing techniques, including proofreading, copyediting, and manuscript formatting.

Lesson 6: Publishing

The final lesson provides insights into publishing options, including reaching out to literary agents and self-publishing.

Join Us Today

Don’t miss the opportunity to hone your writing skills and bring your novel to fruition under the guidance of seasoned tutors. With limited spaces available, early registration is advised. Enrol now and immerse yourself in the world of novel writing!

Start Date

21st May


6 Weeks




Helen Moorhouse