What holds you back from complete ease in your writing? Do you wish to be more adventurous? More disciplined? Do you wish you could finish that book? Join Stella Prize–winning author Heather Rose (Bruny and The Museum of Modern Love) in a day of exploration to harness the extraordinary gifts of your imagination. Attendees should bring a cushion to sit on and a favourite book.

Sydney Writers’ Festival is sponsoring one place per workshop for writers who may not otherwise be able to participate. Find more information and an online application form here.


Heather Rose (Australian)

Heather Rose

Heather Rose is the Australian author of eight novels, writing for both adults and children. Her books have been shortlisted, longlisted or won awards for literary fiction, crime fiction, fantasy/science fiction and children's literature. Her seventh novel, The Museum of Modern Love, notably won the 2017 Stella Prize and the Christina Stead Prize. Her latest book is Bruny. Heather lives by the sea in Tasmania.