Grow your novel! Creative Writing 101 courses
June 15 - Grow your novel!: Learn how to take an idea for a story and grow it into the basics of a story. Fun, thought provoking exercises will cover the 5 W's: Who, What, Where, When, and Why so you can leave with: a main character, a conflict, a location, a time period and a motivation, which are the very basics of any good story!
June 22 - Heroes, Villains and Side Characters: Learn what makes protagonists, antagonists and side characters memorable, insufferable, lovable, and even forgettable!
June 29 - Plot it Out: Explore different ways to plot your novel, from the J.K. Rowling method to different types of plot lines.
July 6 - Worldbuilding Time, Place, and Culture: Learn how to capture the essence of a specific time, place, and culture to add authenticity to your writing.
July 13 - Genre: Explore different rules when writing genre, from Science Fiction to Horror to Romance and everything in between.
July 20 - Publish me! Learn different avenues to get short stories as well as books published, what publishers are looking for and how to find an agent.