The Four Elements of Editing

The Four Elements of Editing
21 Jul 2021 at 05:00 pm
21 Jul 2021 at 06:30 pm
£Free for BAW members; £25 non-member tickets

This workshop is FREE for members of the TLC Being A Writer platform. Details about how to book as a member, or how to join as a member for access to events, workshops, courses, podcasts and more can be found below. A very limited number of non-member tickets is available using the link below.

Are you looking for inspiration in revising your writing? In this workshop we’ll explore how the symbolic powers of Fire, Water, Earth and Air can bring fresh perspectives to your practice of self-editing. Writing teacher and editor Andrew Wille will share advice on craft and offer guidance on bringing energy, feeling, substance and clarity to your work. Drawing on his experience in publishing as well as his interest in holistic techniques and mindfulness, this workshop will equip you with new ways to develop your creative instincts as editors.

Tutor Biography

Andrew Wille is an editor, teacher and writer with a special interest in intuitive approaches to creativity. He was senior editor at Little, Brown in London, acquiring and editing fiction and nonfiction, and as a freelancer has worked for all of the big UK publishers and many independent presses too. He has an MFA in Writing and Poetics from the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics at Naropa University, the birthplace of the modern mindfulness movement in Boulder, Colorado, where he also taught. More information at


This workshop requires access to an internet connection and writing materials (notebook/paper and pen). It will include writing activities. You do not need to be able-bodied to attend. Live captions will be provided using

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