The Emerging Writers’ Festival work, learn and play largely on the land of the Kulin nation, and pay our respects to their Elders, past and present.

EWF celebrates the history and creativity of the world’s oldest living culture.

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Free & Workshop

Short Story Workshop: An Editor’s Perspective

Join us for a workshop at Springvale Library as Kill Your Darlings’ Deputy Editor Suzy Garcia guides you through a short story workshop. Suzy Garcia will discuss what editors look for, the components of compelling short fiction and how you can make your story stand out from the rest. The workshop will include a look at some amazing previously published short stories and what makes them so good.

Please note: Suzy will be appearing via Zoom for this event.

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Wheelchair Accessible

The venue is wheelchair accessible. To watch a walkthrough of the building, click here.

Accessible Toilets

Accessible toilets available on the premise.


Walking distance to public transport including Springvale train station, Sandown train station and bus services.

For more information contact 1300 630 920

Thursday 16 June
6-7.30pm AEST

Free, bookings essential

Springvale Library
411 Springvale Road, Springvale VIC 3171


Suzy Garcia

Suzy Garcia is a writer, bookseller and the deputy editor at Kill Your Darlings.